Now in our 7th year, Fresh Voices has distinguished itself as one of Hollywood's leading screenplay competitions. We offer screenwriters PROFESSIONAL SCRIPT FEEDBACK plus winners receive CASH & PRIZE PACKAGES worth over $20,000 and GUARANTEED SCRIPT CONSIDERATION from top Hollywood Production Companies.

Fresh Voices strives to identify, nurture and bring to market the most promising new voices in screenwriting. Since 2009, Fresh Voices has developed a successful track record of discovering new screenwriters with many of our past winners now signed by representation, produced and staffed on TV series.

Will you be Hollywood's next success story? Let your voice be heard!

Awards & Prizes

With over $20,000 in Cash & Prizes, guaranteed meetings with leading Hollywood players, script consideration from top Hollywood Production Companies and a proven track record of discovering and launching the careers of new screenwriters, Fresh Voices continues to cement its position as one of the leading screenplay competitions for screenwriters and a trusted source of new material by the industry!

We support your progression as a screenwriter by offering constructive feedback on your script. This feedback is free if you enter before the regular deadline 9/8/16. After the regular deadline, the Judge's Feedback costs $25 with entry.

We offer prizes in 10 script categories and 10 additional spotlight awards to give every entrant the best chance of winning.

We use our direct relationships to put winning material directly into the hands of the people that matter, creating an effective and targeted approach to promote our winners.

FEATURE SCREENPLAY

The Grand Prize Award Winner
Chosen from the First Place Winners in each category:

- $3,000 (Total including category prize money)
- Industry Reads & Meetings
- Screenplay & Career Consultation

First Place in each genre category:
- $300
- Industry Reads and Targeted Promotion
- Fresh Voices Screenplay Analysis
- InkTip Prize Package
- ISA Connect Membership

2 Honorable Mentions in each category
- Fresh Voices Basic Script Evaluation
- ISA Connect Membership

TV PILOT 1/2 hr & 1 hr

First Place
- $300
- Fresh Voices Screenplay Analysis
- TV Writer's Vault Prize Package
- ISA Connect Membership

2 Honorable mentions in each TV category
- Fresh Voices Basic Script Evaluation
- ISA Connect Membership

SHORT SCRIPTS

First Place
- $300
- Fresh Voices Screenplay Analysis
- ISA Connect Membership

2 Honorable Mentions
- Fresh Voices Basic Script Evaluation
- ISA Connect Membership

Rules & Terms

RULES:

Screenplays should be submitted with a title page. Name and other personal information are optional.
Scripts must be saved and submitted as a PDF document.
The title of the PDF document must be saved in the format (Screenplay Title by Author First and Last Name) For Example - A Beautiful Mind by Akiva Goldsman).
Submissions are accepted via electronic submission only.
There is no limit to the number of projects you may submit.
Entries must be received on or before the deadlines and payment made in full at time of the submission.
All submitted material must be original, and all rights must be optioned or owned by the entrant at the time of submitting.
Adaptations are ineligible unless the underlying rights are owned or the work is in the public domain.
Material written by writing teams must be submitted by one of the writers, with consent of the other.
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.
Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the competition results.
Substitutions of corrected pages or new drafts of the entered material are not allowed, unless formally resubmitted.
It is recommended that original material be registered with the WGA or The Library of Congress before submitting to any competition.

ELIGIBILITY:

All unproduced screenplays written in English are eligible.
All ages from anywhere in the world are eligible.
All material submitted to other competitions or contests are eligible.
There are no requirements as to when the material was written.
The material submitted must not be published or produced prior to entering the competition.
Any submitted work that is published or produced between the time of submission and the end of the judging period will no longer be eligible.
Material should be submitted in its proper format, font, spacing and margins.
Feature Screenplays longer than 130 pages will not be eligible. TV Screenplays longer than 80 pages will not be eligible. Shorts Scripts longer than 30 pages will not be eligible.
Previous Grand Prize Winners, clients of Attraction Entertainment and employees of Fresh Voices past or present, are not eligible to enter.

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