The GLTR general write-on competition runs from Friday, May 22 to Monday, June 8. The write-on competition for transfer students runs from Friday, July 24 to Monday, August 10. There is no cost! Interested students should email gltr@georgetown.edu with their name and Georgetown email address to be included in the write-on process. Please send any questions to that address as well.

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