The 2024 Bread Loaf Environmental Writers’ Conference will be held from Tuesday, June 11 to Monday, June 17 in Ripton, Vermont.

Applications to the conference will be accepted between November 1 and February 1. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

2024 Conference Fees

  • Application Fee: $20
  • Contributors: $2,735 (includes contributor tuition, $1,920; room and board, $815)
  • Auditors: $2,365 (includes auditor tuition, $1,550; room and board, $815)

See Application Information for descriptions of financial aid and scholarship categories and amounts.

Acceptance Notification

Notification letters will be sent on a rolling basis. A $300 deposit to hold your spot at the conference is due within two weeks of acceptance and the balance in fees will be due in April. All participants must pay in full before arriving on campus. No refund of fees will be made for participants who must leave the conference early.