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Contest Schedule

Below are a list of reputable contests.
For more contests, see MovieBytes


CineStory (September Writing Retreat)
Regular Deadline: 1/15
Late Deadline: 2/15

Page International Awards
Deadline: 3/1
Late Deadline: 3/31

Scriptapaloosa
Deadline: 3/5

Nantucket Film Festival (Screenwriting Colony)
Deadline: 3/12

Sundance Screenwriting Lab
Deadline: 5/1

Nicholl Fellowship
Deadline: 5/1

Independent Filmmakers Project—Emerging Narrative Week
Deadline: 5/6

Austin Screenwriting Competition
Deadline: 5/15

Final Draft Big Break Competition
Deadline: 6/1

Slamdance
Deadline: 6/15

TrackingB
Deadline: 8/1

Writers on the Storm
Deadline: Pending

Zoetrope Screenplay Contest
Deadline: 9/6

Screenplay Festival
Deadline: 10/1

BlueCat Screenwriting Competition
Deadline: 10/15

Creative World Awards
Deadline: 12/15

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Contest Schedule January 6, 2012 1:45 PM Victoria A.
About NYC Screenwriters Meetup February 1, 2011 4:03 PM David N.
About NYC Screenwriters Collective February 26, 2016 7:47 AM Victoria A.

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