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2020 UCLA Extension Screenwriting Competition Deadline EXTENDED to June 29th!
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Former student Nell Beckerman had her first picture book published earlier this year. She says of the experience, “I took Writing Picture Books on a whim, but quickly got very inspired by the form. In the second-to-last class, the instructor assigned a writing...
The Writers’ Program is thrilled to announce Hillary Georgaris as the winner of the 2020 Allegra Johnson Prize. The final judge panel included Writers’ Program instructors Maria Amparo Escandon, Saritza Hernandez, and Monica Holloway. From our semifinalists, the panel...
Former student Karen Germain recently had a non-fiction piece, "Weight," published in Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine. Karen says, "I wrote this story In Sharon Bray's Writing to Heal class, during my first quarter at UCLA Extension. Sharon Bray's Writing to...
Summer is officially here, and Summer quarter is underway. As the world continues changing and everyone copes with ever-evolving challenges, we don’t want you to feel like missing the official quarter start date means you have to miss out on opportunities to work on...
Dates and Deadlines:
- May 31 — Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Certificates in Creative Writing Closes for Application
- June 1 — New General Creative Writing Certificate is launched
- June 14 — Spring Quarter Ends
- June 19 — Gebauer Scholarship Deadline
- June 22 — Summer Quarter Begins
- June 29 — Screenwriting Competition Deadline
- August 3 — Fall Enrollment Opens
- August 3 — WP NOW Membership Program launches
- August 4 — Open House (Virtual)
- August 29 — YA Symposium Virtual Conference (through 9/5)
- September 6 — Summer Quarter Ends
- September 28 — Fall Quarter Begins
- November 2 — Winter 2021 Enrollment Begins