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Storytellers Initiative: Collegiate Writing Competition

The Season 6 Storytellers Initative winning script with be celebrated with a live read at our virtual celebration of episodic storytelling June 18-24, 2020.


Submissions closed.

Key Dates and Fees

Mar 01, 2020

Student Standard $25 $
Fees are paid through the submission process.

Entry Materials

Pilot Script

Between 15 - 30 pages in length.

Series Format Deck


All submissions must also Series Format Deck to be uploaded to the application page under “Files & Attachments." 

An effective Series Format Deck introduces your project in a visually exciting and emotionally powerful way. It captures the reader’s imagination, allowing them to see the full scope of the series and embrace the characters.

The Series Format Deck should be no longer than 15 pages and include the following:

  • Log Line
  • Pilot Synopsis
  • Season One Outline
  • Main Character Descriptions (Up to 5)
  • Tone of your series (can include no more than 2 comps)
  • Producing Team
  • Key Creatives
  • Goals for your Series
  • A Creator Statement which includes Why This Idea, Why Me, and Why Now?

Entry Fee

See fee schedule above for details.

Please note, entry materials will not be returned.

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