Newsletter, Facilities, Committee, Faculty, Contact Information, Harassment Policy, Cost, Scholarships View Your 2019 Conference Registration HERE
PROVO MARRIOTT      101 W 100 N     Provo UT      801-377-4700

A block of rooms is reserved for LDStorymakers Conference Attendees at the Provo Marriott, in Provo, UT. The hotel is directly across the street from the Utah Valley Convention Center where the conference will be held.

For more hotel details – HERE.



For information about the UVCC facility, please click THIS LINK.

Utah Valley Convention Center is located at 220 West Center St, in Provo, UT. Across the streed from the Provo Marriott.

We’ll have a list of places to eat, all of which are within reasonable walking distance from the hotel, very shortly!

2020 Storymakers Conference Faculty & Committee

For a full list of our conference faculty & committee, their bios and website links, click below. 2020 STORYMAKERS CONFERENCE FACULTY2020 STORYMAKERS CONFERENCE COMMITTEE


Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions to find answers to our most common questions.

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For questions about Query or Manuscript Consultations –

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To report an incident of harassment, or for questions about our policy –


We take this policy very seriously. Please read over carefully. NON-DISCRIMINATION / HARASSMENT POLICY


Early bird registration (Ends on Feb 16th)

  • 2-day Conference Package – $245
  • Friday Only- $125
  • Saturday Only- $125


  • There is a 20% cancellation fee for all registrations.
  • Conference registrations are non-refundable after April 20, 2020.
  • Consults with agents/editors are non-refundable.
  • First Chapter contest entries are non-refundable.
  • Last day for refunds on Thursday Workshops is March 7, 2020.
  • If you wish to transfer your registration to another participant, there will be a $60 fee.
  • Consults with agents and Thursday Workshops are non-transferable.

Whitney Awards Banquet

The Whitney Awards Banquet is an annual awards dinner honoring books written by LDS authors. The Whitneys are run by a separate sister organization, not the Storymakers Conference. The dinner is held annually on the first evening of the conference. For more information, click here.


  • Dinner ticket – $45/person

Conference Extras

  • Query + First Page Consult with an Agent/Editor – $35
  • 10-page Manuscript Consult with an Agent/Editor – $45
  • Intensive Classes  – $5
  • Pre-Conference Thursday Workshops  – $35
  • First Chapter Contest – $25

*Note: Conference Extras are only available to participants registered for at least ONE day of the regular conference.


You can donate to help another writer attend the conference, you can nominate a friend, and you can nominate yourself.