Do you write? Are you aged between 16-21


Do you write? Could this be you or someone you know?

The Writing Squad is looking for writers aged between 16-21 who live, work or study in the North of England to join a free writer-development programme.

The next 2 year programme starts this May 2014.

Supported by professional writers, and welcoming writers of any format – from poetry and prose through stage and radio plays, to game scripts and graphic novels ..The Writing Squad looks for talent, not formal qualifications.

Former graduates have gone on to careers as poets, journalists, singers, sound artists, TV writers and as an award-winning playwright.

The Writing Squad is supported by Arts Council England – and is a not-for-profit – which exists to help develop young people’s talent.  To apply visit Final deadline for applications: 30 March 2014.