Write A Play! New York City Playwriting Contest

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Deadline
March 1, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • WRITE A PLAY! NYC, the New York City School Playwriting Contest, is open to all NYC students. Plays are judged in three categories: elementary, middle, and high school. All entrants receive a Certificate of Merit, a written evaluation of the play and an invitation to the annual Awards Ceremony.

    Guidelines:
    -Plays must be submitted by students, not teachers
    -There are no restrictions on length, style, or subject, but collaborations of more than three writers will NOT be accepted
    -Screenplays and musicals are not eligible, nor are adaptations
    -Scripts should be typed and stapled, and pages must be numbered
    -Scripts must have a cover page with the title of play, playwright's name, home address (with apartment # and zip code), phone number, school, grade, and date of birth
    -Submit a copy of your play and keep the original
    -Scripts will not be returned

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • PO Box 5134
  • New York, NY 10185
  • nycsubmissions@youngplayrights.org
  • 212-594-5440

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