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Apr 8th
Scriptapalooza Fellowship
Active Since 2016
The Fellowship Program was developed for dedicated writers and help further their creative process and skills. Writing in itself is a journey and we would like to facilitate the process by giving the fellows the opportunity to be surrounded by like-minded professionals and individuals.
Accepting Features and TV Pilots
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Final Deadline is 1 month and 2 weeks from now


As a writer, you know that creativity can sometimes face interruptions. Life demands, distractions, and challenges can often hinder your writing process. That's why the Scriptapalooza Fellowship was created – to honor your dedication and provide support for your creative endeavors.

As a Fellowship recipient, you'll have the opportunity to enhance your skills and elevate your craft. You'll attend an exclusive Robert McKee Story Seminar online, gaining valuable insights from a renowned expert in the field. You'll also receive a 6-month mentorship with a Scriptapalooza mentor, who will provide personalized guidance and feedback to help you refine your script and take your writing to the next level.

But that's not all! With access to over 90 producers through Scriptapalooza's extensive network, you'll have the chance to connect with industry professionals who can potentially open doors for your script. You'll also receive advice, guidance, and direction on your script, ensuring that you're on the right track to success.

But wait, there's more! Five lucky recipients will receive an additional 3-month mentorship with a Scriptapalooza mentor, further boosting their writing skills and script development. Plus, access to Scriptapalooza's network of producers continues, providing even more opportunities for exposure and advancement in the industry.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to further your writing career. 

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Apr 8th
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Here are some compelling reasons why it is considered the best Fellowship program:


Unparalleled Industry Access: Scriptapalooza Fellowship provides unparalleled access to the entertainment industry's top professionals. The fellowship winners receive invaluable mentorship and guidance from renowned screenwriters, producers, and executives who have a wealth of experience and expertise. This industry exposure can open doors and create opportunities for aspiring screenwriters like no other.

Career-Boosting Prizes: Winners also receive industry recognition, exposure, and networking opportunities that can significantly boost their careers in the highly competitive world of screenwriting.


Established Industry Reputation: Scriptapalooza Fellowship has built a strong reputation in the industry over the years. It is recognized and respected by industry professionals, production companies, and talent agencies, providing fellows with a stamp of credibility that can enhance their career prospects.


Continued Support and Alumni Network: Scriptapalooza Fellowship offers continued support to its fellows even after the fellowship period ends. Fellows become part of an exclusive alumni network that provides ongoing mentorship, networking opportunities, and support to help them succeed in the industry for years to come.

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  • You must be 18 or older to apply.
  • Your script must be in English. All genres are accepted.
  • We accept feature film screenplays and pilots only.
  • Your script must be in PDF format.
  • This is an international Fellowship, we do accept scripts from around the world.
  • All submitted material must be original, and all rights must be wholly owned by the writer(s).
  • We do accept writing teams. If a team wins the Fellowship, one (1) prize is awarded.
  • Your script cannot be under an option when submitting.
  • Once you submit your script, we do not accept revisions or replacements.
  • You may submit more than one entry, but they must be submitted separately with their own application and fee.
  • Adaptations are eligible if the work is in public domain or writer has the rights to it.
  • All entries are non-refundable.
  • Any candidate who does not meet the aforementioned criteria will be disqualified.