Welcome to the WriteGirl Alumnae Network!
We’re excited to share some writing and career resources with you, as well as help you prepare for your next career move!
Also, we miss you and we want to know what you’re up to so that we can continue to be a valuable resource for our alums! Give us an update! We’d love to hear from you!
Job & Career Resources
Paramount has multiple internship opportunities coming up in the spring and summer. There are openings in many different departments like Creative, Marketing/Advertising/Publicity, HR/Archives/Studio Ops, Finance, and Legal. Click here for more information and the full list of internship opportunities.
Interview tips & techniques
writing & publishing opportunities
#PoetWe Campaign, launched by WriteGirl alumna Amanda Gorman, is a national initiative that invites students to write poetry about why creative writing and the arts matter.
BOOKFOX is a great list of writing contests, year-round.
The Tomorrow Prize — If you love writing sci-fi, this contest is for you! Winners will have their work read at LitFest Pasadena in May! Submissions Open: October 1, 2018. Deadline: February 18, 2019.
The LARB/USC Publishing Workshop — During this five-week summer program in Los Angeles, Fellows work with the most forward-thinking people in publishing and digital culture, gaining the training and hands-on experience needed to thrive in this competitive field. Open to graduating college seniors and alumni. Applications are considered on a rolling basis until April 30, 2019. To be considered for a scholarship, your application must be in by February 15, 2019. Apply here.
Events in Los Angeles
FREE THEATER TICKETS! — Center Theatre Group is offering free tickets on select dates to playgoers under the age of 25! Their plays are held at the Mark Taper Forum and Ahmanson Theatre in Downtown LA, and the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Click here for the schedule and details.
Literary Happenings in LA — Your one-stop for all the most exciting literary events in the LA area.