Bluegrass Writing Project

The Bluegrass Writing Project (BGWP) is one of eight member sites of the Kentucky Writing Project. The BGWP is dedicated to developing and improving the writing instruction of K-16 teachers of all content areas, both as writers themselves and as teachers of writing.

Our 2017 Summer Institute will be held June 12-23. Deadline for Application: April 14, 2017.

To apply, please answer the following questions and email your response to Kim Haggerty (

Bluegrass Writing Project 2017 Summer Institute Application

Upcoming Bluegrass Writing Project Events

  • Argument/Opinion Academy: June 13-15, 2017
  • ELL Academy: TBA
  • BGWP Summer Institute: June 12-23, 2017
  • Kentucky Writing Project Fall Conference: TBA

To find out more about the Bluegrass Writing Project at UK, please contact:

 Margaret Rintamaa

Dr. Margaret Rintamaa, Director
Curriculum and Instruction
Clinical Assistant Professor