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Screenplay Contest List: Drama

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Screenwriting Contests that focus specifically on dramas, or that offer a special award for dramas.

Contests found: 47

Rating Contest Deadline
4.92857142857 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Emerging Screenwriters Suspense 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
2024-05-31 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
4.33333333333 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
The Indie Gathering International Film Festival
2024-06-02 06/02/2024
4.38461538462 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Filmmatic Short Screenplay Awards
2024-06-20 06/20/2024
4.64634146341 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Table Read My Screenplay Competition
2024-06-27 06/27/2024
3.71825396825 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest
2024-06-28 06/28/2024
3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
The TITAN Awards
2024-06-30 06/30/2024
3.5 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Scriptation Showcase Features & Shorts Category
2024-07-21 07/21/2024
4.34821428571 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Screenplay Festival
2024-08-15 08/15/2024
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
Script Pipeline First Look Project
2024-10-30 10/30/2024
3.17857142857 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Worldfest - Houston Int'l Film Festival
01/31/2023 (expired)
1.75757575758 2 stars2 stars
Fade In Awards
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3.20382165605 3 stars3 stars3 stars
The 18th Annual FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards
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2.41666666667 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Moondance International Film Festival
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2.98 3 stars3 stars3 stars
WriteMovies 2023 Screenwriting Contest
11/26/2023 (expired)
5 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
2024 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards
05/20/2024 (expired)
4.40170940171 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
StoryPros Awards Contest
04/30/2024 (expired)
4.09150326797 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Creative World Awards
01/31/2024 (expired)
4.08421052632 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition
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3.1 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Emerging Screenwriters Screenplay Competition
10/26/2023 (expired)
4.4358974359 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Richmond International Film Festival (Screenplays & Films)
02/15/2024 (expired)
4.12903225806 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition
05/19/2024 (expired)
3.22222222222 3 stars3 stars3 stars
L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script Festival
10/31/2023 (expired)
3.58333333333 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
The 5th Annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition: Presented by Filmmakers.com
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3.5 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Film Crash Screenplay Competition
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4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
GenreBlast Film Festival
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4.375 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
ScreenCraft Drama Screenwriting Competition
08/31/2023 (expired)
0 n/a
Scription Screenplay Competition
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4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Script Summit
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4.5 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars
Filmmatic Pitch Now Screenplay Competition
11/30/2023 (expired)
4.03846153846 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Screenplay Competition
12/14/2023 (expired)
3.71428571429 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
L.A. Live Film Fest
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3.92857142857 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Your Script Produced! Studios : Season 3
08/31/2022 (expired)
4 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars
Filmmatic TV Pilot Awards
09/20/2023 (expired)
2 2 stars2 stars
Stage 32 Feature Drama Screenwriting Contest
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0 n/a
Scriptation Showcase Teleplay Category
03/10/2024 (expired)
3.55555555556 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars
Page Turner Screenplays - Feature & TV Drama
06/06/2022 (expired)
3.11111111111 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Page Turner Screenplays - Feature & TV GENRE
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0 n/a
Summer in the South Film Festival
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3 3 stars3 stars3 stars
Stage 32 TV Drama Writing Contest
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2.5 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
Emerging Screenwriters Drama Screenplay Competition
03/21/2024 (expired)
2.6 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars
SunVale Script Contest
06/19/2023 (expired)
0 n/a
Script Studio Feature Screenwriting Contest
06/19/2022 (expired)
0 n/a
Creative Screenwriting TV Pilot Competition
06/15/2023 (expired)
0 n/a
Family Friendly Screenwriting Awards - Season TWO
10/31/2023 (expired)

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