Register for the 2022 in-person Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference to be held on the Kachemak Bay Campus in Homer, Alaska. Spaces are limited, and registration is first come, first served.

Conference fees:

Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference May 14-17, 2022. Starting at 8:00 am on Saturday and ending at 3:30 pm on Tuesday.

4 days of in person craft classes, conversations, generative workshops, panels, readings, and opportunities to form a writerly community and more

  • Students (You must have taken at least one class in the University of Alaska system within the last three semesters and hold a valid University of Alaska ID number. Choose Basic Conference registration option and enter your student ID when prompted.): $300
  • Early-bird Registration (until February 4, 2022): $350
  • Public Registration (February 5-April 30, 2022): $400
  • Full Registration (May 1 -May 14, 2022): $450 space available
  • Access to recordings of keynote, classes, and panels for one month after the conference: $100 for those not already attending the conference. (Included in price for full registration).
  • 2 hour cruise of Kachemak Bay on Monday, May 16: $40 per person

Agent and Editor Meetings:

In 2022, we will be joined by Tynan Kogane, editor at New Directions, and Anjali Singh, agent at Ayesha Pande Literary Agency. You may sign up for a meeting with Tynan or Anjali when you check in for the conference on Friday, May 13 or Saturday, May 14. These meetings are filled first come, first served. There is no additional fee for an agent/editor meeting.

Financial Assistance:

There are limited scholarships available for to offset some of the costs of the conference. If you are interested in a scholarship, please email to receive an application.

All scholarship applications must be filed by March 31st at 5pm Alaska Time to be considered.


If you will need accommodations to fully access the conference, please contact Erin Hollowell at

Cancellation Policy:

A $30 registration cancellation fee will be charged for refund requests.
There will be no refunds for cancellations after 5:00pm on April 15.