The deadline to apply for the NHMC TV Writers Program is only two days away, July 31, 2014. Writers are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity. Landing a staff position as a writer at a television show is extremely competitive–for anybody.
The NHMC Television Writers Program extensive workshop hones Latinos’ scriptwriting skills, and prepares them to best package and promote their work to television show executives. Writers also leave the program with at least one spec script, and some graduate with agents and managers.
For more information on how to apply, visit www.nhmc.org/writersprogram.
By increasing the amount of Latinos working behind the camera, NHMC aims to increase and improve portrayals of Latinos on primetime TV. Read more on their blog.
NHMC TV Writers program alumni have been staffed on shows at the following networks: ABC/Disney, NBC, CBS, FOX, Nickelodeon, CW, BET, LATV, VH1 and NUVOtv. Hear from NHMC TV Writers Program graduates talk about the program in their new video.