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Requirements for membership in the Writers Peer Group

Please note that requirements for credits, number of programs, number of hours or days, or percentages of time spent (as outlined below) are requirements which must be met within the (4) four years preceding one's application for membership; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production and/or distribution of nationally-exhibited audio visual works.

Active Status:

Solo or shared ON-AIR credit on nationally-exhibited content in the form "Written by," "Teleplay by," "Story Editor," "Executive Story Consultant," or "Created by" on at least:

Two daytime or primetime special programs 1-1/2 hours or more in length
or

Four one-hour daytime or primetime programs in the drama, comedy, variety, or animation genres in any combination
or

Six one-half hour daytime or primetime programs in the drama, comedy, variety, or animation genres in any combination
or

ON-AIR credits for twelve half hour or twelve one hour daytime dramas
or

A significant body of work to be determined by the Peer Group Executive Committee.

Associate Status:

Employment by a person in one of the above listed categories for a minimum of two on-air writing credits, or six weeks staff writing.

updated 10.27.17

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