GREAT Exposure for Contest Winners & Finalists!
      Free Newsletter| Headlines| Interviews| Rate Contests| Best Contests 2019| Contest Discounts|

Screenplay Contest
Deadline Alert Subscribe in an RSS Reader

Final Deadlines Show All Deadlines

Stage 32 Screenplay Contest

Final: 07/17/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptation Showcase

Final: 07/17/2019
WSPro Discount: No

If you've entered any screenwriting contests, please submit a report card and/or comment evaluating your experience.

NHMC Television Writers Program

Final: 07/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest

Last Chance: 07/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Submit your screenplay contest winners. A FREE service from MovieBytes.

SeriesFest Women Writing Competition

Late: 07/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Slamdance Screenplay Competition

Final: 07/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The 15th Annual American Gem Short Script & Literary Festival

Final: 07/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Screenplay Festival

Final : 07/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Filmmatic Comedy Screenplay Awards

Extended: 07/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The 5th Annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition: Presented by Filmmakers.com

Final: 07/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 18th Annual FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

Final: 07/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Short Screenplay Contest

Final: 07/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 08/03/2019
WSPro Discount: $20.00

2019 Set in Philadelphia Screenwriting Competition New!

Final: 08/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

LiveRead/LA

Final: 08/07/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Roadmap Writers JumpStart Writing Competition

Late: 08/11/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WeScreenplay Television Pilot Competition

Final: 08/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ISA Fast Track Fellowship

Final: 08/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Sherman Oaks Film Festival

Final Deadline: 08/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Williamsburg International Film & Music Competition

Final: 08/18/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

New York New Stories New!

Final: 08/20/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Stage 32 Search for New Blood Contest

Final : 08/21/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Launch Pad Screenwriting Competition

Final: 08/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Golden Script Competition New!

August Latebird: 08/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Film Independent Screenwriting Lab

Member Extended Deadline: 08/27/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Creative Screenwriting Screenplay Contest

Final: 08/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Rome Independent Film Festival

: 08/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Moondance International Film Festival

Late: 08/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Drama Feature Script Contest

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Cynosure Screenwriting Awards

Extended: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts Feature Screenplay Contest

Late: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts TV Pilot Contest

Late: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Austin Comedy Short Film Festival

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Illinois International Film Festival

Last Chance: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Athena List

Late: 09/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

New York City Horror Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 09/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest

Final: 09/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 09/06/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

More Upcoming Screenplay Contests ...

Table Read My Screenplay Names Hollywood Winners

Updated: 07/10/2019

The Table Read My Screenplay Contest has announced Bonnie Gross, Jasmine Leyva and Anthony Fernandez as the Grand Prize Winners of their "Hollywood" competition.

[Scriptapalooza]

WinningScripts PRO Spotlight Script:
A burned out middle-age accountant and a young daredevil woman form an improbable alliance on a dangerous rescue-mission to Mexico. First Place, Screenplay Festival, 2017.
Subscribe Now to WinningScripts Pro

Screenwriting Contest News Subscribe in an RSS Reader

Write/LA Names Two More Industry Insiders

In the lead up to Write/LA's Final Deadline on July 15, the competition has announced two more Industry Insiders who have agreed to each read a finalist script and provide written feedback to the writer. [Updated: 07/10/2019]

Write/LA 2019 Winners to be Reviewed by Script Pipeline

Write/LA has announced that their 2019 screenwriting competition winners will be reviewed by Script Pipeline as part of their push to help top writers from all the most respected screenwriting competitions gain more industry access. [Updated: 07/03/2019]

HollyShorts Film Fest Names Screenplay Selections

Official Selections have been announced for the 6th Annual HollyShort Film Festival, part of the 15th annual HollyShorts Film Festival (August 8-17th, 2019). [Updated: 06/24/2019]

Shore Scripts Names 2019 Short Film Fund Winners

A Young Man's Game by James Gould-Bourn has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2019 Shore Scripts Short Film Fund, and the project has been awarded $10,000 in cash. Miss Fortunate, by Molly O'Shea been named the $4,000 Second Place Winner. [Updated: 06/06/2019]

Filmmatic Names Inroads Fellowship Winner

Filmmatic has named Justin Moran Season 2 Inroads Screenwriting Fellow for his Sci-fi TV pilot, Rust. The script features a crew of hard-luck space miners that happen upon an old shipwreck, launching them into a world of bounty hunters, terrorists, and a mammoth mining conglomerate set on keeping old mistakes buried. [Updated: 05/30/2019]

Shore Scripts Names Short Film Fund Finalists

Shore Films has announced the 15 Finalsts for their 2019 Short Film Fund. Winner will be announced June 6th. [Updated: 05/26/2019]

StoryPros Awards Names Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have been announced of the 12th Annual StoryPros Awards Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 05/26/2019]

Launch Pad Feature Competition Names Top 10 Finalists

The Launch Pad competition, in exclusive partnership with Good Fear Film + Management and Romark Entertainment, has announced the top 10 finalists for the 2018/2019 Launch Pad feature competition. [Updated: 05/22/2019]

Scriptapalooza TV Debuts New Website

[Updated: 05/22/2019]

More MovieBytes News ...

Partner

Subscribe to WinningScripts PRO to put your loglines and script excerpts in front of hundreds of industry professionals. From MovieBytes.com, the Internet's #1 site for screenwriting contest info.

WinningScripts: ScriptLinks

Writers: Post Your Scripts here with a Subscription to WinningScripts Pro!

Visions

When a troubled girl's visions of her classmates' murders start coming true, she suspects her father is the killer.
Author: Danny Howell
Genre: Horror,Supernatural

The Meat Eaters

A college-age fast food manager's virginity makes him a target of a cult of "living meat" eaters masquerading as workers. If one if them tricks him into eating the
Author: Danny Howell
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy,Horror

Expiration Date

Noticing how many marriages around them fall apart as soon as the kids leave home and fearing that their own marriage has an expiration date, a married couple spends the final year before their impending empty nest discovering who they want to be for the next act in their lives.
Author: Joann Collins
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy

Legacy

When a bullied teenager seeks refuge by an Irish castle, he travels to a magical world he never knew existed where his long-lost father turns out to be king. But the king has been kidnapped by an unknown assailant, and now the responsibility to rescue him falls to his clueless son.
Author: Danielle R Erlich
Genre: Action-Adventure,Fantasy,Supernatural

Luana

After her parents are brutally murdered, the last dragon whisperer — a 16 yr old grieving teenager named Luana — goes on an epic quest to avenge their deaths and rescue her village from blood-thirsty banshees. "Luana" is the prequel to the multi-award-winning "Legacy."
Author: Danielle R Erlich
Genre: Action-Adventure,Fantasy,Supernatural

When Doves Cry

In 1991, a group of high school seniors navigate the treachery of young adulthood, while seeking the ultimate Minneapolis experience, seeing the legendary Prince perform live at First Avenue on Halloween night, when a freak blizzard threatens their plan.
Author: Patricia Fox
Genre: Comedy,Historical,LGBTQ

Anatomy Of A Town

The Chief of Police investigates the murder of a young woman while confronting the Sheriff, who blocks his every move for jurisdiction, in order to protect himself from the Chief finding out about his ties to both the murder victim and the killer.
Author: Patricia Fox
Genre: Drama

The Fat Lady Sings

A Duluth private investigator, needing to pay off his bookie, agrees to payment on completion of a prominent politician’s wife’s case; now he has only three days to find an Ohio plumber that the client only met on the internet over a dozen years ago.
Author: Russ Meyer
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Action-Adventure

One More Day

A salesman sends a text message to God flippantly when he’s out for drinks with a co-worker, asking for an extra day that week to get ahead in a sales competition, he gets it, but he discovers that he’s cursed with an extra day every week until he learns how to treat people.
Author: Patricia Fox
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy,Fantasy

Watch

An L.A. homicide detective, who also rents spare rooms in his apartment building to aspiring Hollywood actresses, must prove his innocence when one of them is brutally murdered by someone bent on revenge, exposing the detective's dirty secret.
Author: Patricia Fox
Genre: Drama,Thriller

More WinningScripts ...

Go Pro!