Screenwriter's Lab in Greece

Application Deadline

  • Admission is rolling. Applicants will be considered for acceptance as applications are received.


  • The Program is open to juniors and seniors in the VMA and WLP departments.
  • Enrollment is limited to 10.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 is required to apply.

Application Criteria:

  • Students must submit a film or television writing sample with their application.
  • Upon acceptance to the program a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500 will be required to secure enrollment in the program.
  • Applicants may not be on academic probation.
  • Some preference may be given to upperclassmen.
  • A personal interview (via Skype or in person) will be conducted by Professor Jean Stawarz. She will contact students who apply early to arrange an interview time. Decisions will be made after initial interviews are completed. Those students who apply late will be contacted to set up an interview time, but places in the program may already be filled. Apply early!
  • The College reserves the right to withdraw this offering if it fails to generate sufficient enrollment. Participants should be guided by this policy when making any travel arrangements. Emerson College is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution.