Name of Contest:
Get Initiative Screenwriting Competition
The Writing Initiative
P.O. Box 4699, Springfield, IL 62708
Purpose or description of contest:
Small contest, perfect for beginning screenwriters.
Number of years this contest has been running:
July 31st 2010 (please see website for 2011 deadline)
Kinds of scripts accepted (i.e. Teleplays, features, MOWs):
Features, all genres. Hardcopy prefered.
Unproduced writers only.
Description of prizes:
Exposure – winner’s list sent out to various Production Companies and Agencies. 1 year free subscription to Creative Screenwriting, prize pack from Final Draft/Script varies year to year.
Readers and Judges:
Got a 2009 entrant a read with a medium sized Michigan production company, that script is currently in pre-production.