Welcome to the WriteGirl Alumnae Network!

Welcome to a resource page for the WriteGirl Alumnae Network – a network of young women who are alumnae of WriteGirl programs.

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

Jobs / Opportunities

  • Summer Film & Media Training OpportunityGlobalGirl Media and Women's Voices Now seek 18 committed and enthusiastic femme-identifying candidates for our 2019 intensive summer media training program in Los Angeles. Each participant receives a weekly stipend, intensive documentary film and media training, access to mentorship and a host of exciting year-round opportunities. Click the links above to find out more!


  • Brink Literacy Project — Summer 2019. An international literacy nonprofit devoted to nurturing the next generation of storytellers. Writers or students interested in gaining publishing and editing experience can apply for this internship! Deadline: April 1st. Apply Here!

  • Red Hen Summer Internship — For rising juniors and seniors in college. Offering internships in accounting, book production, design, development and grant writing, editorial, marketing and publicity, social media, special event planning and fundraising, and more! Deadline: May 31st.

  • Getty Marrow Undergraduate Internships: Students (Getty Foundation) — Full-time work opportunities to 3,200 undergraduates, exposing them to potential careers in the arts. Aiming to encourage greater diversity in the professions related to museums and the visual arts, the program funds internships at cultural organizations across Los Angeles. Deadline: Spring 2019. Full list of positions for reference when applications click here.

  • Nicholl Fellowships - Student Academy Awards Intern - Summer 2019 (Academy Gold): This part-time internship will provide exposure to all aspects of the Academy's two international, non- Oscar competitions - the Student Academy Awards and the Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting. The 8-week summer program incorporates learning opportunities including an intensive two-day orientation, weekly panels, exclusive networking events, workshops, screenings, and mentorship opportunities with Academy members. To learn more, visit the Academy Gold page: www.oscars.org/gold

  • 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.

Other Job/Internship Listings

ABC7 Jobs & Internships
NBCUniversal Jobs
Warner Bros. Internships
Sony Jobs & Internships
CBS Jobs & Internships
RPA Advertising Internships

Resume Resources & Interview Tips

Job Hunting & Career Guide from the Los Angeles Public Library

If you know of a job or internship our WriteGirl alums may be interested in, contact Katie at membership@writegirl.org.


writing & publishing opportunities

Writing Contests

  • BOOKFOX is a great list of writing contests, year-round.


  • More coming soon.

 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.

  • Local Bookstore Readings: Check out events at your nearest independent bookstore: Book Soup, Skylight Books, the Last Bookstore, Chevalier’s Books, Small World Books all have events featuring writers.