Contest Calendar

Following are just a few upcoming screenwriting contest deadlines. Follow the links for entry information, prizes available, and fees. Always do your due diligence by reading the terms and conditions of any contest to protect your screenplay from unscrupulous competitions.

May 24

HollyShorts Screenwriting Competition – extended

May 31

Screencraft Shorts Competition – early

ScreenCraft Public Domain Competition – final

Nashville Film Festival TV / Feature / Short Screenplay Competitions – final

Film Pipeline Short Screenplay Competition – early

Shore Scripts TV / Feature Competitions – early

Script Summit Screenplay Competition – late

June 6

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition – hella early

June 9

Roadmap Writers 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition – early

June 14

Launch Pad Pilots Competition – final

June 15

WeScreenplay TV Competition – early

We Screenplay Shorts Screenwriting Competition – regular

June 24

Scriptapalooza Fellowship – final

June 30

ScreenCraft Spring Film Fund – final

ScreenCraft Horror Screenplay Competition – final

ScreenCraft Drama Competition – early

Script Summit Screenplay Competition – final

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition – early

July 10

Roadmap Writers 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition – regular

July 11

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition – early

July 15

WeScreenplay TV Competition – regular

We Screenplay Shorts Screenwriting Competition – final

July 31

Shore Scripts TV / Feature Competitions – regular

ScreenCraft Pilot Launch TV Script Competition – early

ScreenCraft Shorts Competition – final

Shore Scripts Feature Screenplay Competition – regular

Aug. 11

Roadmap Writers 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition – late

Aug. 15

WeScreenplay TV Competition – final

Aug. 31

Shore Scripts TV / Feature Competitions – late

ScreenCraft Drama Competition – final

ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Screenplay Competition – early

Sept. 1

Film Pipeline Short Screenplay Competition – regular

Sept. 15

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition – regular

Sept. 22

Film Pipeline Short Screenplay Competition – late

Sept. 26

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition – regular

Sept. 30

ScreenCraft Pilot Launch TV Script Competition – final

ScreenCraft Stage Play / Book / Short Story Writing Competitions – early

Oct. 3

Film Pipeline Short Screenplay Competition – extended

Oct. 24

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition – regular

Oct. 31

Screencraft Family Screenplay Competition – early

ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Competition – final

Nov. 11

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition – final

Nov. 14

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition – extended

Nov. 30

ScreenCraft Stage Play / Book / Short Story Writing Competitions – final

Los Angeles International Screenplay Awards – final

Dec. 15

ScreenCraft Family Screenplay Competition – final

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition – late

Dec. 31

ScreenCraft Animation Screenplay Competition – early

Feb. 17, 2020

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition – resubmissions deadline

March 31

ScreenCraft Animation Screenplay Competition – final

 

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