Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

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.

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Coming Up...

LA Writers Day - 03/09/19. Registration open now! Get your nominations and manuscripts ready for:
C. Harrington Scholarship deadline: 1/2/19
Contest submission deadline: 1/4/19
Paid manuscript review submission deadline: 1/6/19

Mentorship Contest - 02/15/19 - 3/22/19. Illustrators and Author/Illustrators: Enter to win a 6-month mentorship. Entries due by March 22, 2019

LA Times Festival of Books booth - 04/13/19 - 4/14/19. Signing opportunity for PAL members. Registration opens Saturday, February 16 at 9am.

LitMingles are great places to meet local authors and illustrators – people like you who share your interests and goals. At these free events, you’ll have the chance to network, make friends, and get connected. Check the LitMingle Calendar for this month's meetings.

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