SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Applications

We are so excited that you are applying to the Michelle Begley Mentor Program! We believe that participating in this program will positively impact your work and your craft for years to come.

Please remember that by submitting your application, you agree to pay the $530 fee if you are matched and accepted into the program. The scholarship and grants will be determined from applicants who are accepted. Payment will only be due if you are accepted to the program.

 

You will submit your application in two parts:

1. Complete our online form. This is also where you share with us the mentors who you think are a good fit for you and your work, so we can work to find the best match between mentors and mentees.. Please review the mentor bios prior to starting this form. Illustrator Mentors | Writer Mentors 

 

2. Send your application materials via email to mentorprogram.rmc.scbwi@gmail.com. Details about materials to send are below (see Checklists).

 

All application materials are due by Tuesday, November 9th, 11:59pm MT. Please make sure you’ve read the information on the Mentor Program page before completing your application. 

 

Things to Note 

— Only current RMC-SCBWI members are eligible to apply

— You may NOT apply for a mentorship in a category in which you are already published

— One application per person

 

Writer Information and Application

Mentor Program Checklist for Writers (Read carefully to ensure you’ve completed ALL steps and included ALL relevant documents!) 

 

Illustrator Information and Application

Mentor Program Checklist for Illustrators (Read carefully to ensure you’ve completed ALL steps and included ALL relevant documents!)