SCREENPLAY CONTESTS & LABS
Contests can be a good way to get feedback, have something to put on a CV, or get some recognition. However they can be costly and sometimes can be scams.
Here’s a list of some of the best screenplay contests from Moviebytes.
You can find reputable screenplay contests at Film Freeway and Coverfly.
There are some opportunities available on the Blacklist site.
Here are some that I recommended.
10 Best Screenplay Contests
Atlanta Film Festival
Austin Film Festival Screenplay Contest
Edinburgh International Scriptwriting Competition
Nantucket Film Festival
Corus Writer's Apprentice Program (Canada)
National Screen Institute (Canada)
Pacific Screenwriting Program (British Columbia)
Stowe Story Labs
The Orchard Project