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...

Sue Alexander Grant for writers offers winner a guaranteed spot and free tuition to the popular Working Writers Retreat. Contest dates — 4/7/18 - 5/11/18.

Twitter Banner Contest for illustrators offers winner a chance showcase their artwork on SCBWI-L.A.’s social media pages. Contest dates - 4/15/18 - 5/22/18.

SCBWI members: Volunteer to help with our signing booth at the L.A. Times Festival of Books — 4/21/18-4/22/18.

Plan ahead! Check out the list of our PAL members who will be signing books and artwork at the L.A. Times Festival of Books.

Critique Day offers a free, members-only, critique picnic — June 2018.

SCBWI's Anti-Harassment Policy