BBC looking for young writers

Nigel News

The BBC is looking for young writers for a new project. Have you ever wanted to create your own drama? The BBC is searching for writers aged 16 – 22 to work on an exciting new project. Writers need to be London based and available for a summer school throughout August and part time (1 day a week) from September to November 2009.

To apply you need to:

Create a character for a new television drama that you’d like to watch. Write a description of that character telling us: age, sex, personality, likes and dislikes of your character (no longer then 100 words). Write a blog, diary extract or monologue for that character (no longer then 400 words)*. Tell us something about yourself (250 words).

Full details can be found in the application form, but be quick, the closing date is 16th July.