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27-May-2015 8:50am PDT  



12 Annual:



Deadlines & Entry Fees

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
May 26, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00

July 5, 2015
WAB Summer Discount Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 48.00 42.00

August 16, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

September 7, 2015
WAB Fall Discount Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 48.00

October 12, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00

November 23, 2015
WAB Final Discount Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 75.00 55.00

December 14, 2015
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 65.00

Approximately 10-Jan-2016

Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Final Draft (.fdr)
  Final Draft (.fdx)
  Final Draft Secure (.fds)
  Rich Text (.rtf)
  Plain Text (.txt)
  Movie Magic Screenwriter (.scw)

Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.

1st Place
Cash Award Value: 2,000 U.S. Dollar

2nd Place

3rd Place

Category Rules
For best results submit your script using the WAB online screenplay submission program.

Teleplays, Short Screenplays, Pilots, and Screenplays are all welcome to submit in this category. Fan scripts are also allowed.

Some selected screenplays may be asked if they want a live actors read though at a festival event.

The Best Screenplay first prize has a cash reward, all the additional awards are certificates and laurels of merit.

Must be 18 years of age or older (or have parent / guardian submit on your behalf) to enter this competition. The entered script must not be or previously been sold, or produced and must be original work of the author or authors. Multiple authorship allowed.

No corrected pages or additional pages will be accepted after the screenplay has been entered. PLEASE be sure you double-check your screenplay for errors, blank pages, etc., before submitting.

Failure to comply with the guidelines, rules, regulations, or eligibility may be cause for disqualification. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.