Application to the Training in Canada

A completed application includes completing the form (available for download below), and a non-refundable $500 deposit for the Initial Workshop Leadership Training.

To download the application form:
Click Here

To pay your $500 deposit online for the Canadian training, please use this PayPal button:

Please click the button above to pay the $500.00 deposit toward the AWA Training in Ontario, Canada from August 16-20.
Please note: The registration fee in Canadian dollars is provided for Canadians residing in Canada. We may ask you to provide proof of Canadian citizenship and residency – Citizens of the US should be making arrangments to attend the training through the International Office of Amherst Writers and Artists at this link:

IMPORTANT: If you’re a Canadian citizen looking to pay in Canadian dollars for the Canadian training, please use the paypal link above.

To pay your deposit via Canadian cheque please send to the address below:
Amherst Writers & Artists Canada
13240 Mast Road
Port Perry, ON L9L 1B5

You can send your printed application to the International office at:
Amherst Writers & Artists
PO Box 1076
Amherst, MA 01004

We also welcome you to send your Application to us as an attachment via email to

PLEASE NOTE: Amherst Writers & Artists reserves the right to determine whether each individual is prepared to uphold the principles and practices of the AWA Method. Just as attending University does not guarantee that you will obtain a degree, we do not guarantee Certification as an AWA Workshop Leader.