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Careers - Fellowships - The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment Writing Fellowship Program

6/30/2005
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The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment Writing Fellowship Program
   
For the sixteenth year , The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment are continuing the search to discover and employ creative talent and to employ culturally and ethnically diverse writers. They are looking for up to fifteen writers to work full-time developing their craft at The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment. The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment are equal opportunity employers and it is their policy not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, handicap or disability, ancestry, national origin, marital status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or political affiliation, or on any other unlawful basis in its employment programs.

They will be offering Fellowships in the feature film and television areas through The Walt Disney Studios and ABC Entertainment, respectively. No previous experience is necessary; however, writing samples are required. Fellows will each be provided a salary of $50,000 for a one-year period tentatively scheduled to begin in January 2006.

This Program is open to all writers. Members with Writers Guild of America (WGA) credits are also eligible for this Program, and need to apply directly through the WGA's Employment Access Department at (323) 782-4648.

For consideration, the application, the Writing Fellowship Program Letter Agreement, writing sample, with proof of current registration with either Writers Guild of America, West or East and/or the Library of Congress, resume and biography, must be submitted together between May 3, 2005 and June 30, 2005 to the contact mailing address listed. There is no application fee. However, your program letter agreement is a legal document and must be signed and notarized and included with your application and submission.

Contact Information:
The Walt Disney Studios and
ABC Entertainment
Writing Fellowship Program
500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521-4016

For complete application guidelines and instructions please visit their weblink above.
   




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