Northern Writers' Awards: Writing for TV and Radio Roadshow
Hosted by New Writing North and Channel 4 in partnership with They Eat Culture
Confirmed speakers: producer and writer Di Burrows, TV writer Lisa Holdsworth, scriptwriter Nuzhat Ali
This roadshow will have a special focus on developing your scripts for TV and Radio. Screen and radio professionals will discuss ways of finding your way into a career in script and the latest trends in the industry. Support will be offered in the specifics of TV and radio writing and the professional opportunities for new dramatists. We will highlight how the Northumbria University/Channel 4 Northern Writers’ Awards support new writers for TV through mentoring and professional development and answer your questions about how to put together an application for the awards.
The Northumbria University/Channel 4 Northern Writers’ Awards will be open for entry as part of the Northern Writers' Awards 2017 from 30 November 2016 until 2 February 2017. The awards identify writing talent and support writers to complete work-in-progress towards publication or broadcast. The Northern Writers' Awards are open to writers at all stages of their careers, based in the North of England, and awards can include mentoring, development opportunities and cash awards. Find out more at www.northernwritersawards.com