Writing Competitions that Launch Careers.

Hundreds of writers staffed and signed.

Juries, Prizes, and Readers tailored to your genre and format to best get your project noticed by Hollywood professionals.

OPEN COMPETITIONS

  • Cinematic Book

    Early Deadline | September 30

  • Family-friendly

    Early Deadline | October 31

  • Film Fund

    Early Deadline | October 31

  • Horror & Thriller

    Regular Deadline | September 30

  • Screenwriting Fellowship

    Early Deadline | October 31

  • Short Story

    Early Deadline | September 30

  • Stage Play

    Regular Deadline | September 30

  • TV Pilot

    Final Deadline | September 30

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COMPETITIONS THAT BUILD CAREERS

Our ScreenCraft Development Program builds personalized strategies for writers, bridging the gap from where they are when submitting to getting signed, and even getting staffed.

Our finalists come from various countries, backgrounds, and experience levels, but they all share a gift and passion for storytelling. Check out all of our staffed and signed writers.

COMPETITIONS CALENDAR

FELLOWSHIP

Fellowship
Oct - Feb

FORMATS

Animation
May - Jul

Book
Sep - Nov

Film Fund
April - June

Short Story
Sep - Nov

Stage Play
Aug - Oct

TV Pilot
Jul - Sep

Virtual Pitch
June - Aug

GENRES

Action & Adventure
Apr - Jun

Comedy
Feb - Apr

Drama
June - Aug

Family-Friendly
Oct - Dec

Horror
Aug - Oct

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Apr - May

True Story & Public Domain
Jan - Mar