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Contests found: 92

Rating Contest Deadline
2.27272727273 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
True Story Showcase
2024-04-22 04/22/2024
4.40170940171 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
StoryPros Awards Contest
2024-04-30 04/30/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
ScreenCraft Comedy Screenwriting Competition
2024-04-30 04/30/2024
5 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting
2024-05-01 05/01/2024
4.85714285714 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Paramount Writers Mentoring Program
2024-05-01 05/01/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Art of Brooklyn Film Festival
2024-05-01 05/01/2024
4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Shore Scripts Short Film Fund
2024-05-02 05/02/2024
2.94117647059 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest
2024-05-04 05/04/2024
4.27586206897 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition
2024-05-06 05/06/2024
0 n/a
Shore Scripts OutHere Contest
2024-05-10 05/10/2024
4.05555555556 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Finish Line Script Competition
2024-05-15 05/15/2024
4.625 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship
2024-05-19 05/19/2024
4.12903225806 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition
2024-05-19 05/19/2024
2.66666666667 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Diversity Showcase
2024-05-19 05/19/2024
5 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
2024 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards
2024-05-20 05/20/2024
4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Emerging Screenwriters Action & Adventure Screenplay Competition
2024-05-23 05/23/2024
4.92857142857 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Emerging Screenwriters Suspense Screenplay Competition
2024-05-23 05/23/2024
0 n/a
Emerging Screenwriters Animation Screenplay Competition
2024-05-23 05/23/2024
4.60714285714 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Austin Film Festival Script Competition
2024-05-24 05/24/2024
4.41666666667 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition
2024-05-24 05/24/2024
0 n/a
Austin Action Fest
2024-05-27 05/27/2024
3.81349206349 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
4.54347826087 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
ScreenCraft Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenwriting Competition
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
2.33333333333 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Coverage Ink's Get Repped Now
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
4.6 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Filmmatic Drama Screenplay Awards
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
4.16666666667 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
ScreenCraft Feature Competition
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
3.5 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Script2Comic Contest
2024-05-31 05/31/2024
5 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Write LA Screenplay & Pilot Competition
2024-06-01 06/01/2024
4.33333333333 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
The Indie Gathering International Film Festival
2024-06-02 06/02/2024
4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
HollyShorts Screenplay Contest
2024-06-03 06/03/2024
3.42105263158 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition
2024-06-15 06/15/2024
3.63636363636 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton
2024-06-17 06/17/2024
4.38461538462 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Filmmatic Short Screenplay Awards
2024-06-20 06/20/2024
2.66666666667 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Adapted Story Showcase
2024-06-23 06/23/2024
0 n/a
BlueCat TV Writing Competition
2024-06-25 06/25/2024
3.71825396825 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest
2024-06-28 06/28/2024
4.16666666667 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Shore Scripts TV Pilot Contest
2024-06-28 06/28/2024
0 n/a
Cult Movies International Film Festival
2024-06-29 06/29/2024
4.86363636364 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
ScreenCraft Action & Adventure Screenwriting Competition
2024-06-30 06/30/2024
3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
The TITAN Awards
2024-06-30 06/30/2024
0 n/a
Los Angeles International Sci-Fi Film Festival
2024-06-30 06/30/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Hollywood Diversity Film Festival Screenplay Competition
2024-07-06 07/06/2024
2.79166666667 3 stars3 stars3 stars
FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenplay Competition
2024-07-15 07/15/2024
3.86111111111 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
WeScreenplay Shorts Competition
2024-07-15 07/15/2024
5 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
B!tchFest Film Festival & Screenplay Contest
2024-07-15 07/15/2024
3.5 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Scriptation Showcase Features & Shorts Category
2024-07-21 07/21/2024
0 n/a
Astrophobia Sci-Fi and Horror Film Festival
2024-07-21 07/21/2024
0 n/a
Optimus Feedback Screenplay Competition
2024-07-22 07/22/2024
3.73148148148 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Slamdance Screenplay Competition
2024-07-26 07/26/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
L.A. Sci-Fi & Horror Festival
2024-07-27 07/27/2024
4.1 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Filmmatic Comedy Screenplay Awards
2024-07-31 07/31/2024
2.625 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition & Film Awards
2024-08-14 08/14/2024
4.34821428571 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Screenplay Festival
2024-08-15 08/15/2024
4.03488372093 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Shore Scripts Feature Screenplay Contest
2024-08-30 08/30/2024
0 n/a
New York City Horror Film Festival Screenplay Competition
2024-09-01 09/01/2024
3.44 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
San Francisco International Screenwriting Competition & Film Awards
2024-09-19 09/19/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Los Angeles Crime and Horror Film Festival
2024-10-19 10/19/2024
4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Outstanding Screenplays Shorts Competition
2024-10-31 10/31/2024
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Outstanding Screenplays TV Pilot Competition
2024-11-30 11/30/2024
4.23529411765 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Golden Script Competition
2025-03-28 03/28/2025
2.21052631579 2 stars2 stars
hollywoodscript.com monthly contest
Last Day of any calender month
2.9 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Wildsound Reading Series
Monthly.
2.87179487179 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Wildsound TV SPEC and TV PILOT Screenplay Contest
Ongoing - submit anytime.
3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Kids First! Film Festival
Quarterly deadlines: February 15; May 15; August 15; November 15.
3.5 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Screenplay Search Screenwriting Competition
Monthly.
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Writers Boot Camp Fellowship
Monthly. Please visit website.
2.25 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Talentville Script of the Month
Last day of each month
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Evolution International Film Festival
Rolling Deadline
3.22727272727 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Wildsound 1st Scene Screenplay Contest
Monthly.
2.75 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Amazing Logline Contest
Monthly.
3.8 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
Monthly.
2.375 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Just4Shorts Short Screenplay Competition
Monthly.
3.75 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival
Monthly.
1 1 star
Top Indie Film Awards
Monthly.
3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
12 Months Film Festival
Monthly.
0 n/a
StoryPlanner.com Monthly Story Plan Competition
Monthly.
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Independent Horror Movie Awards
Monthly.
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Feel The Reel International Film Festival
Monthly.
3.75 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Mindfield Film Festival
Monthly.
2 2 stars2 stars
Bucharest ShortCut Cinefest
Monthly.
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards
Monthly.
3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Golden Gateway Contest
Monthly.
2.44444444444 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Los Angeles Film Awards (LAFA)
Monthly.
2.66666666667 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Global Film Festival Awards
Monthly.
2.53333333333 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Miami Screenplay Awards
Monthly.
4.4 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Wiki: The World's FASTEST Screenplay Contest
Monthly.
4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
The Santa Barbara International Screenplay Awards
Monthly.
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
SU's Monthly FREE Logline Contest
Monthly.
0 n/a
Changing Face International Film Festival
Monthly.
0 n/a
Strange Days Horror Fest
Monthly.
0 n/a
Palm Springs International Screenplay Awards & Pitch Deck-Sizzle Reel-Trailer Contest
Monthly.
0 n/a
Romance and Relationship Festival
Monthly deadlines.

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