Apprenticeships and Professional Development for 10/05/2008

SUNDANCE INSTITUTE Screenwriters Lab   This Award program requires an application fee The Screenwriters Lab is a five-day writer’s workshop that takes place in January and June. The program offers ten to twelve emerging artists the opportunity to work intensively on their feature film scripts with the support of established screenwriters. For more Information visit the site:  http://www.sundance.org/press_subgen.html?articleID=8&colorCode=green 2009 Screenwriters Lab applications available online: February 15, 2008 Continue reading Apprenticeships and Professional Development for 10/05/2008

Foundations and Funding Opportunities

Biennial Grants for Mature Women Biennial grant of $1,000 to a woman poet, fiction writer, nonfiction writer, playwright, or TV script writer. NOTE: Next grants awarded in 2007. Write for guidelines. National League of American Pen Women, Inc. 1300 17th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036 (phone) 202-785-1997 Email: info@nlapw.org Website: http://www.nlapw.org   Lannan Foundation Supports the creation of exceptional English-language literature and seeks to develop a wider audience for contemporary poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Funds organizations that support diverse writers through publication, presentation, and distribution. Lannan Foundation 313 Read Street Santa Fe , NM 87501 (phone) 888-221-3133 (fax) 505-986-8160 Email: … Continue reading Foundations and Funding Opportunities