Eligibility and Submissions

30th-Annual Scripter Awards

Eligibility & Submissions

 

Eligibility Guidelines

Motion Picture

Only live-action and animated English-language, feature-length films based on or inspired by a single book or book series, novella, short story, graphic novel, play, magazine article, or characters originating from such printed works are eligible. Films must have been released in theatres domestically during the prior calendar year, January 1 - December 31.

Television

Only episodes of live-action and animated English-language, TV/digital pilots, series, mini-series, movies, and specials  based on or inspired by a single book or book series, novella, short story, graphic novel, play, magazine article, or characters originating from such printed works are eligible. Episodes must have been released domestically during the prior calendar year, January 1 - December 31.

Note About the Selection Committee

The Scripter Award selection committee is comprised of Writers Guild of America members, Academy Award-winning and -nominated screenwriters, authors, film industry executives, faculty, and selected members of the USC Libraries Board of Councilors. The selection committee chair is ineligible to win the Scripter Award while serving in that capacity. Selection committee members are eligible to win while serving on the committee.

Submissions

Please contact BigTime PR to submit your materials.