BlueCat Screenwriting Contest

Deadline: December 13, 2020

Top Prize: $10,000 grand prize

Other Prizes: The Short Script Winner will receive $5,000. Three Finalists will receive $2000 each.

Entry Fees: ranges from $35 to $80 depending on type and submission date and script type

Frequency: annual

Late Submission Period Available?: yes

Website: BlueCat Screenwriting Contest

Twitter: @bluecatwriters

The regular deadline is 10-25-2020 but there also are also early bird deadlines and several late deadlines. See the contest website for the full list of submission deadlines and fees.

These are the length requirements for the three categories: short screenplays (1-29 pages), pilot scripts (20-75 pages) and feature screenplays (65-125 pages).

Scripts are submitted through the BlueCat submission form. You have to register in order to submit. BlueCat says "Every script submission will receive a written analysis as a part of their entry fee."

A list of winners with photographs, bios and script information can be found on the BlueCat site.


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