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The Amy Wainright Award for Scriptwriting

The scriptwriting category is open to play scripts, screenplays, and documentary scripts.

Submission Guidelines

  • Your manuscript must include a single work that totals no more than twenty pages.
  • You may submit only one manuscript in this category. 
  • The script must be typed in Courier 12 pt font and include page numbers. Submit as .Doc, .Docx, PDF, or .RTF document.
  • For the purposes of this contest, a screenplay or documentary script should be formatted according to the screenplay guidelines on the website, though a play script should be formatted according to the guidelines on
  • Your name must not appear on the manuscript.

Submit your manuscript here