Screenplay Competition: Animation

Writing a screenplay that’s ready for animation? 

Accepting features, shorts and TV pilots, with top industry judges who love and produce great animated film and television.

Animation sets writers free! Explore stories untethered from constraints of live-action storytelling, and have fun with style and tone. ScreenCraft is celebrating great emerging writers with our Animation Screenplay Competition. Whether for kids or adults, broad or quirky, we’d love to read your script!


Jump start your career

Grand Prize Winner

The overall grand prize winner in either film, TV or short category will be welcomed to the ScreenCraft Development Program and receive personal introductions and phone calls with one or more top Hollywood literary managers who are looking for talented emerging drama screenwriters.

The top 3 winners’ project info and log lines will be circulated and recommended to our network of over 60 Hollywood managers, agents, producers and development executives.

ScreenCraft has a proven track record for getting writers signed with representation, and staffed in writing rooms.

  • Personal Introduction to top literary managers
  • Accepted into the ScreenCraft Development Program
  • $1,000 Cash
  • Complimentary Badge for the 2021 ScreenCraft Summit + Travel Stipend
  • License to either of your choice: Final Draft or WriterDuet Pro screenwriting software

Runner-Up Prizes


  • $500 cash award
  • Accepted into ScreenCraft Development Program
  • 50% off 2021 ScreenCraft Summit


  • $500 cash award
  • Accepted into ScreenCraft Development Program
  • 50% off 2021 ScreenCraft Summit


  • $500 cash award
  • 50% off 2021 ScreenCraft Summit

Click here for more information.


Tuesday 2 June, 2020
Friday 31 July, 2020

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