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Joan Wai – Program Manager, Academy Nicholl Fellowships

Q:  Who is Joan Wai?
A:  Joan is the program manager of the Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting.

Q:  What has Joan done?
A: Joan is a former story analyst and script consultant.  In addition to the Academy Nicholl Fellowships, Joan has also been a judge for Sundance Workshops and Writer’s Digest contests.  She is a graduate of USC’s prestigious School of Cinematic Arts in Screenwriting.

Q:  Where can I find Joan?
A:  Check out Joan’s Instagram page for awesome dollar bill origami and other cool stuff!  And be sure to follow the Academy Nicholl Fellowships on Facebook.


20Q INTERVIEW with Joan Wai

Twenty things you (probably) didn’t know about  Academy Nicholl Fellowships Program Manager, Joan Wai.


Q&A INTERVIEW with Joan Wai

Joan Wai explains what the goals of the Academy Nicholl Fellowships are, where the judges come from and what their qualifications are, if they have  ever awarded less than five fellowships in a given year before and much more.


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