Table Read My Screenplay Names Austin Competition Winners

Updated: 09/17/2021

Nantucket by Mugs Cahill has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 Table Read My Screenplay Competition. Suicide at Noon by Merrit Schmidt was named the Shorts/Webseries Grand Prize Winner.

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HollyShorts Names Finalist Selections

The 8th annual HollyShorts Screenplay Contest has announced their Finalist Selections for 2021. Top 3 screenplays will be announced/awarded at the HollyShorts Awards Ceremony and the winning scripts receive production deals courtesy of The Seattle Film Summit and 88th Street Productions. [Updated: 09/17/2021]

CineStory Names Fellowship Winners

CineStory has named Laila Ujayli and Zaina Ujayli as their 2021 joint Feature Fellowship winners. Their Fellowship-winning script, FOUR FLOORS IN RAQQA, based on a true story, is about a headstrong woman who braves bombs and execution in ISIS-occupied Raqqa to protect her neighborhood and the home she built with her siblings. [Updated: 09/16/2021]

Write LA Names Contest Semifinalists

Write LA has announced their top 15 semifinalists and honorable mentions. [Updated: 09/15/2021]

Page Names 2021 Finalists

The Page International Screenwriting Awards has announced their 2021 finalists in each of their ten Genre Categories. [Updated: 09/15/2021]

Wiki Contest Names August Winners

Abilene by David Keith Holloway has been named the Best Screenplay Winner for the August 2021 Wiki Screenplay Contest. Vanity by Susan Cain was named Best TV Pilot, and A New Conversation by Rob Sheely was named Best Short Script. [Updated: 09/11/2021]

Scriptapalooza Names Contest Winners

Amy Tebo's Getting Rid of Sid has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 09/01/2021]

Emerging Screenwriters Names Genre Screenplay Contest Winners

Strays by Robert Wooldridge has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2021 Emerging Screenwriters Genre Competition from among more than 4500 submissions. [Updated: 08/31/2021]

Filmmatic Names Short Screenplay Contest Winners

Blue World by Alexandra Leopold has been named the overall winner of the Filmmatic Short Screenplay Awards. [Updated: 08/30/2021]

Scriptapalooza Interviews TV Contest Winners

Scriptapalooza has posted video interviews with their one-hour, pilot, and sitcom category winners. [Updated: 08/26/2021]

Coverage, Ink Announces GET REPPED NOW Considers for 2021

Coverage Ink has announced the writers and scripts given "considers" during this year's Get Repped Now Screenwriting Competition. There were almost 750 submissions to this year's competition. [Updated: 08/23/2021]

HollyShorts Film Festival Announces Contest Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the HollyShorts Film Festival Short Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 08/22/2021]


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Cynosure Screenwriting Awards
Extended: 09/18/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Filmmatic TV Pilot Awards
Extended: 09/20/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Golden Sparrow International Film Festival New!
Late: 09/26/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Diverse Voices Springboard
Final: 09/29/2021
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Pilot Launch TV Script & Series Bible Competition
Final: 09/30/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Creative Screenwriting Animation Screenplay Competition New!
Final: 09/30/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Future Film Writers Youth (5-pages Read)
Final: 09/30/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Future Film Writers Youth (Title Challenge 3)
Final: 09/30/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline First Look Project
Late: 10/01/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays
Late: 10/04/2021
WSPro Discount: No

CineStory TV/Digital Retreat & Fellowship
Extended Late: 10/11/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Diverse Voices presented by WeScreenplay
Final: 10/15/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition
Final: 10/25/2021
WSPro Discount: No Screenplay Contest
Really Late Extended: 10/26/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Family-Friendly Screenwriting Contest New!
Final: 10/27/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest
Extended: 10/30/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund
Final: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Horror Screenwriting Competition
Final: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: No Film & Screenplay Contest
RIP: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

StoryPros International Screenplay Contest
Final: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: $10.00

L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script Festival
Extended: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Madras Independent Film Festival New!
Final: 10/31/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition
Final: 11/04/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest
Last Chance: 11/09/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition
Extended: 11/18/2021
WSPro Discount: No

Richmond International Film Festival (Screenplays & Films)
Final: 11/19/2021
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Trending: Contest Queue

The following screenwriting competitions are the "most queued" upcoming contests on MovieBytes:

  1. Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition
  2. BlueCat Screenplay Competition
  3. Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition
  4. Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest
  5. Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition
  6. Cinequest Screenwriting Competition
  7. Script Pipeline First Look Project
  8. Table Read My Screenplay Genre Competition
  9. Emerging Screenwriters Genre Screenplay Competition
  10. StoryPros International Screenplay Contest