Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Contact

Los Angeles, CA 90046
(310) 594-5384 (voice)

Web:
http://fellowship.scriptapalooza.com
Email:
info@scriptapalooza.com

Contact: Mark Andrushko, President

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Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
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Objective

The fellowship program was developed to honor dedicated writers and to help further their creative process and skills. Writing in itself is a journey and we would like to facilitate the process by giving the fellows the opportunity to be surrounded by like-minded professionals and individuals.

Application Requirements:

  • Completed application and fee.
  • Your screenplay or pilot emailed to us in PDF format.
  • Applicant must answer the following essay question: Why are you interested in this fellowship and what do you hope to gain from it? (1 page maximum)

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Final April 5, 2021 $45 124

The Scriptapalooza fellowship accepts screenplays and pilots only.

  • Applicants get their feedback between March and April 2021.
  • We announce the top 4 Fellows on April 26, 2021.
  • We announce the Fellowship recipient on May 3, 2021.
  • Fellowship recipient attends the McKee Story Seminar in 2021.

Notification: We announce the Scriptapalooza Fellowship Recipient on May 3, 2021.

Rules

  • You must be 18 or older to apply.
  • Your script must be in English. All genres are accepted.
  • We accept feature film screenplays and pilots.
  • Your script must be in PDF format.
  • This is an international Fellowship, we do accept scripts from around the world.
  • All submitted material must be original, and all rights must be wholly owned by the writer(s).
  • We recommend you register your script with the WGA or the US Copyright Office.
  • We do accept writing teams. If a team wins the Fellowship, one (1) prize is awarded.
  • Your script cannot be under an option when submitting.
  • Once you submit your script, we do not accept revisions or replacements.
  • You may submit more than one entry, but they must be submitted separately with their own application and fee.
  • If your script becomes optioned, sold or produced during the timeframe of the fellowship, your entry will be disqualified.
  • Adaptations are eligible if the work is in public domain or writer has the rights to it.
  • All entries are non-refundable.
  • Any candidate who does not meet the aforementioned criteria will be disqualified.

Awards

What Fellows Receive:

The 2020 Scriptapalooza Fellowship recipient will receive:

  • Fellowship Recipient will be sent to a Robert McKee Story Seminar.
  • Airfare and Hotel included.
  • 6 month mentorship with Scriptapalooza mentor.
  • Access to over 90 producers thru Scriptapalooza's network.

Mentors:

  • Shannon Pierce : 4th Dimension Management Group
  • Chad Ridgely : Full Auto Films
  • Hallie Shepherd : Fireshoe Productions
  • Alexia Melocchi : Little Studio Films
  • John Schulte : Pangea
  • Travis Bell : The Seven Bridges Group

4 additional writers will receive:

  • 3 month mentorship with Scriptapalooza mentor.
  • Access to over 90 producers thru Scriptapalooza's network.
  • We will offer advice, guidance and direction on your script.

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Contact

Los Angeles, CA 90046
(310) 594-5384 (voice)

Web:
http://fellowship.scriptapalooza.com
Email:
info@scriptapalooza.com

Contact: Mark Andrushko, President

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Professionalism: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
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Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Contact

Los Angeles, CA 90046
(310) 594-5384 (voice)

Web:
http://fellowship.scriptapalooza.com
Email:
info@scriptapalooza.com

Contact: Mark Andrushko, President

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Professionalism: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
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Contest News

Scriptapalooza Fellowship Names Mentors

The 2nd Annual Scriptapalooza Fellowship (deadline September 30th) has announced their 6 mentors:

Jeff Garlin : Garlin Pictures
Garlin Pictures is an LA-based production company with a literary management arm, specializing in the development and production of independent and studio films, television and web content.

Travis Bell : Seven Bridges Group
The Seven Bridges Group is recognized as one of the top 100 Sports/ Talent Management firms since 2012. Travis Bell, started the firm in 2008 and has achieved massive success in several verticals while representing clients on a global scale.

Justin Ross : Bohemia Group Originals
Bohemia Group Originals utilizes our domestic and international relationships in the entertainment business to help develop, sell and produce feature films, television, and web series.

Alexia Melocchi : Little Studio Films
Partner of Little Studio Films, had a successful career in the international film industry, both as a producer of international projects as well as a worldwide sales agent.

Katrina Nahikian : Bullet Heart
Producer/Development Executive in television, features and commercials and has worked at Lions Gate, Fox, Universal and Disney. With a strong belief that "content is king" she loves the opportunity to discover new and unique voices in storytelling.

Lawrence B. Mott : 51 Minds
Widely credited for creating the celebreality genre of reality programming, 51 Minds _Entertainment has amused and shocked viewers with its enormously popular television series. Now the company has moved into developing scripted content for film, television, and digital.

Updated: 09/20/2016

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Contact

Los Angeles, CA 90046
(310) 594-5384 (voice)

Web:
http://fellowship.scriptapalooza.com
Email:
info@scriptapalooza.com

Contact: Mark Andrushko, President

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Professionalism: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

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