30 June 2021
Who may enter
The competition is open to non-American novice writers aged between 18 and 30 years old.
The Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award is administered by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation.
“ The competition is designed to motivate non-American novice writers under the age of 30, and to offer them the recognition and encouragement that might lead to a successful career in television scriptwriting.
Entrants are asked to create a completed half-hour to one-hour English-language television drama script.
The script must be submitted in English.
The competition is free to enter.
The winner will be flown to New York City to be presented with an award and a USD $2,500 prize at the International Emmy® World Television Festival on November 20, 2021.
For further information visit the official competition website