Whether you have a drama or  comedy pilot, we want to read your script. Our Jury is looking for scripts that shout “this screenwriter has talent!”All entries receive feedback as part of the entry fee. Optional “Deep Dive Analysis” is also available at an extra cost. 

Atlanta International Screenplay Awards

TV PILOT STANDARD ENTRY

  • Enter the current competition and receives a half-page of feedback. 
  • Feedback is returned within 15 business days.
Submit
Atlanta International Screenplay Awards

TV PILOT ENTRY + ​DEEP DIVE ANALYSIS

  • Enter the current competition
  • Script receives a comprehensive analysis.
  • Screenwriter receives 3 + pages of studio style analysis aka Deep Dive Analysis
  • Analysis is returned within 15 business days.
Submit
Early Deadline Regular Deadline Late Deadline Extended Deadline
Jul 16 Jul 18 Jul 19 Jul 20
FEATURE SCREENPLAY $35 $39 $45 $49
TV PILOT $29 $35 $39 $45
SHORT SCRIPT $25 $29 $35 $39

We also receive submissions through our partners at

Best TV Pilot Prize

  • $1,000 CASH
  • Introduction to literary manager
  • Deep Dive Analysis (DDA) may be requested at the time of entry. Requests for DDA after an entry is submitted will not be accepted and will require a whole new entry.
  • There is no limit to the amount of times you may resubmit. Each resubmission will stand alone in the contest and not replace the previous entry until announcement time, at which point the draft that received the highest score will be the only version of the script to continue into the later rounds of the contest.
  • TV Pilots must not exceed 75 pages.
  • There is no limit to the number of projects you may submit.
  • Entries must be received on or before the deadline dates by 11:59PM Pacific Time, and submission fee payment must be made in full at time of the submission. All entry fees are non-refundable.
  • All submitted material must be wholly owned by the writer(s).
  • If a writing team is chosen as a winner, prizes will be given to the person who submits the project. Each team is responsible for dividing or sharing the prize money.
  • There are no age restrictions and contestants of all ages are eligible to enter the contest.
  • Previous winners of this contest may not enter again.
  • All persons from anywhere in the world are eligible; however the material submitted must be in English (occasional dialogue in other languages is acceptable).
  • All material submitted to other competitions or contests are eligible for this contest.
  • There are no requirements regarding when the material was written.
  • We have no preferences as to the title page content. Title and name of writer are industry standard.
  • Adaptations are eligible only if the rights are owned by the writer or the work is in the public domain.
  • All material must be submitted electronically as a PDF.​
  • Deep Dive Analysis (DDA) may be requested at the time of entry. Requests for DDA after an entry is submitted will not be accepted and will require a whole new entry.
  • There is no limit to the amount of times you may resubmit. Each resubmission will stand alone in the contest and not replace the previous entry until announcement time, at which point the draft that received the highest score will be the only version of the script to continue into the later rounds of the contest.
  • TV Pilots must not exceed 75 pages.
  • There is no limit to the number of projects you may submit.
  • Entries must be received on or before the deadline dates by 11:59PM Pacific Time, and submission fee payment must be made in full at time of the submission. All entry fees are non-refundable.
  • All submitted material must be wholly owned by the writer(s).
  • If a writing team is chosen as a winner, prizes will be given to the person who submits the project. Each team is responsible for dividing or sharing the prize money.
  • There are no age restrictions and contestants of all ages are eligible to enter the contest.
  • Previous winners of this contest may not enter again.
  • All persons from anywhere in the world are eligible; however the material submitted must be in English (occasional dialogue in other languages is acceptable).
  • All material submitted to other competitions or contests are eligible for this contest.
  • There are no requirements regarding when the material was written.
  • We have no preferences as to the title page content. Title and name of writer are industry standard.
  • Adaptations are eligible only if the rights are owned by the writer or the work is in the public domain.
  • All material must be submitted electronically as a PDF.​