Writing for FilmSchool.org

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Hopefully everyone has noticed the great articles written for the site by our new staff writers @Svaja Paka and @Kira !

@Svaja Paka is a talented writer who is new to the site and is looking to apply to film school in the future and @Kira is a FilmSchool.org veteran and UCLA grad who has been very helpful to the site over the years. I'm very happy that they are writing for the site. I hope everyone has found their articles very helpful.

Hiring writers has been made possible by our wonderful @Supporting Member and @Supporting Member+ (Lifetime) memberships and donations so thank you very much! We hope to be able to have many other great articles soon.

@Svaja Paka wrote the wonderful article with the interview with USC admissions and scholarship info:

How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

How to get Into USC Film School: An Interview With an SCA Admissions Committee Member

Considered by many to be the best film school in the world, it’s no wonder why the USC School of Cinematic Arts (SCA) is so sought after by prospective undergraduate and graduate students alike. However, the film school’s prestige can often make the application process particularly stressful and...

The Top 10 Scholarships for Film School

The Top 10 Scholarships for Film School

Film school is expensive. For many future film students, financial aid is a necessity when it comes to attending film school. Luckily, there are plenty of scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate students that make studying film feasible. In addition to general scholarships and...

More recently @Kira has written an article on writing workshops and what she learned while at UCLA:

5 Tips for Your First Writing Workshop

5 Tips for Your First Writing Workshop

Are you worried about your very first workshop in graduate school? Or maybe it’s the first day of your new writing group or fellowship program? Perhaps it’s with people you’ve never met before or it’s with friends, but they’ve never read your work. No matter what the situation is, allowing your...

How to Make the Most of Film School: Five Things I'm Glad I Did and Five Things I Regret

How to Make the Most of Film School: Five Things I'm Glad I Did and Five Things I Regret

I loved every minute of going to UCLA for my MFA Screenwriting degree, but two years is a very short amount of time compared to undergraduate or even other graduate programs. I wanted to make the most of my short time in film school, and I’m sure you do too! If you are considering graduate...

Are you a writer interested in writing about Film School for FilmSchool.org? Let me know. I'm also looking for people who would like to help make sure the Film School database is correct and up to date and have original descriptions and information about the different schools and scholarships.

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