A comprehensive date list, updated as information is available

2019 Storymakers Conference

January 16 – Last day to request mentor help in deciding classes, pitch sessions, Thursday workshops and Intensives

January 23 – Registration Opens

February – Agent/Editor Lottery ends

February 6 – Attendees are emailed their agent/editor sessions, or are automatically put on waitlists if a session is not won in the lottery.

February 6 – First Chapters contest submission deadline, 10:00 p.m. Must be registered to participate. Entries are nonrefundable.

March 1 – Questionnaire is emailed out to those who signed up for mentorship program

March 7 – No more refunds for Thursday workshops

March 8 – Deadline for Agent/Editor manuscript critique pages

March 14 – Thursday Workshop Attendee Forms Due

March 18 – Mentorship assignments emailed out to mentors and mentees

April 4 – Thursday Workshop Group Assignments are Emailed

April 11 – All Thursday Workshop materials are due

April 5 – Deadline for vendors

April 20 – Last day for refunds

April 30 – Last day to purchase Whitney Award tickets