About SCBWI-Los Angeles

The SCBWI-Los Angeles chapter is proud to represent the birth place of SCBWI. Many generous, talented and visionary individuals in the field of children's literature, education and entertainment, have resided within its boundaries over the years, and many more such individuals are still to come.

The chapter was sculpted and …

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Coming Up…

Sue Alexander Grant for writers offers winner a guaranteed spot and free tuition to the popular Working Writer’s Retreat 2017. New contest dates — 3/1/17-5/10/17.

And the winner is… Announcement of the winner of the 2017 mentor scholarship with Carmel O’Mara-Horwitz. Check back here! — 4/14/17.

PAL members: Promote your book at our booth during the L.A. Times Festival of Books4/22/17-4/23/17.
Registration open now!

Peer2Peer Critiquenic offers a free, members-only, critique picnic. Registration opens April 17 — 6/11/17.

Working Writer’s Retreat is a 3-day, 2-night intensive revision retreat ending in a first-page pitch session — 9/15/17-9/17/17.

Listserv is an online forum for announcements, questions, discussions & more. All members are welcome, just request to join the group.