Winning a TV Writing Fellowship to Jumpstart Your Career

FILM TV 786.56
Get the inside scoop on landing one of these coveted fellowship awards that help writers break into the TV writing business.
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Starting at $159.00
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What you can learn.

  • Learn about the various fellowship programs around Los Angeles
  • Understand what decision makers are looking for in new talent
  • Find out how to prepare your materials for submission
  • Determine which fellowship programs are right for you

About this course:

One of the best ways to launch a T.V. writing career is to participate in a T.V. writing program from one of the major television networks. These programs typically give you a period of intense instruction and pair you with working writers and producers. The goal is to launch your writing career, and give the network a new, qualified, writer. This workshop is taught by a WGA writer who won three TV writing fellowships (Fox Diversity, ABC Daytime TV Fellowship and Writer's Bootcamp Diversity Fellowship). In this workshop you'll learn about the fellowship process from application to participation. You'll also learn which program is right for you and how the many fellowships differ. Additionally, two former UCLA Writers' Program students will discuss their experience as well. In the ever changing TV writing landscape, TV fellowships still remain a great way to launch your TV writing career.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
Saturday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Location: UCLA
364898
Fee:
$159.00
99 days left. Enroll by Feb 22, 2019
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Notes
Advanced enrollment required; visitors not permitted.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after February 22, 2019
Schedule
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Date
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Sat Feb 23, 2019
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2250

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