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Contests with deadlines coming up within the next 12 months.
Contests given the best overall MovieBytes Report Card ratings.
Contests rated as the most significant in the MovieBytes Report Card ratings.
Contests that offer feedback to each contestant.
Contests for regional authors, or restricted to regional settings.
Contests offered as part of a workshop or script reading program.
Contests restricted to students only.
Contests that accept television scripts.
Contests offered in conjunction with Film Festivals.
Contests offered by Production Companies or Literary Agencies
Contests that are based in countries other than the United States.
More than you might think!
Contests with new deadlines every month.
Contests that allow or require entries to be submitted via the Internet.
Contests that accept short screenplays.
Contests that haven't yet announced their next deadline.
Contests sponsored by Screenwriting Consultants.
Contests we couldn't categorize in any other way.
Contests that encourage minority authors or protagonists.
Contests that promise to produce the winning entry as a film or video.
Contests that accept material adapted from another source.
Contests that encourage Christian values or themes.
Contests that evaluate loglines only.
Contests that feature a special category for comedy scripts.
Contests that feature a special category for horror scripts.
Contests that feature a special category for Action/Adventure scripts.
Contests that feature a special category for dramas.
Contests that feature a special category for family scripts.
Contests that feature a special category for Sci-Fi/Fantasy scripts.