• Women Who Wrote the Way

    A look at trailblazing women writers, their professional journeys, and the obstacles they overcame. Video: Susie Singer Carter, CWW member

  • 2017 TV Writer Access Project Honorees

    See the 2017 TV Writer Access Project Honorees, a program designed to identify excellent, diverse writers with television staffing experience.

  • 2016 Feature Writer Access Project Honorees

    See the 2016 Feature Writer Access Project Honorees, the WGAW’s diversity screenwriting program for minority, women, and 60-and-older writers. Photo: Michael Jones

Welcome to WGAW Diversity

The WGAW's Diversity Department works with producers, studio and network executives, and writers to increase employment opportunities and the availability of writing assignments for writers who are Asian/Pacific Islander, American Indian, African-American, Latino, women, over 40, LGBT, or disabled.


Find upcoming Diversity events on the Guild Calendar


Read these Frequently Asked Questions about WGAW Diversity


Watch WGAW Diversity panels and other events on our YouTube channel

What We Do

The department works with industry personnel to develop access and talent development programs and also hosts events, panels, and seminars to promote a more positive image of historically underemployed writers, to increase the industry's awareness of the unique obstacles often faced by these writers, and to encourage positive change in hiring practices.