A non-profit organization committed to the development and advancement of African-American writers.
An international organization for screenwriters.
A labor union composed of the thousands of writers east of the Mississippi River who write the content for television shows, movies, news programs, documentaries, animation, and new media.
The winning screenplay will be produced, with the screenwriter sharing in the gross profits.
Offers a cash grand prize. The top 10 screenplays are considered for option by American Zoetrope and for representation by top agencies. Judged by Francis Ford Coppola.
Competition dedicated to recognizing the writer’s contribution to the entertainment industry.
An annual search for the best screenplay in the world.
Full-length screenplay competition with a cash grand prize and representation consideration for the top 50 entrants.
Writing contests for television and feature film scripts.
Hosted by the Tennessee Screenwriting Association.
An international competition sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that seeks original screenplays from writers who have not earned more than $5,000 for film or TV scripts. Up to five ...
Founded by Hollywood producers to discover new screenplays by up-and-coming writers. Cash and prizes awards.
Annual horror film and screenplay competition. Finalists and winning horror screenplay finalists to be read by literary agents.
Feature-length screenplay contest with industry exposure and cash prizes in five categories.
An annual screenwriting contest, to find and promote talented new screenwriters; awards prizes in kind, but not in cash.
Offers cast prizes. Hundreds of production companies have requested the winners for their consideration.