Submission Check List - Electronic Submission (by Email)
Check off the items below (This list need not be sent when submitting the play)
____ Script and Application Emailed by August 31, 2023
____ Application submitted is a PDF. (Submit on a Separate Document)
____ Script submitted is a PDF. (Submit on a Separate Document)
____ Full Contact Information is on the cover/title page.
Title, Writer, Address, Phone #, Email Address, Agent - if applicable
____ Submit the Application and the Script in the same email.
____ Script pages are numbered.
____ Brief Synopsis of the play, no longer than 1/2 page, after the Cover Page.
____ Under the Synopsis, a two sentence Log Line.
____ Brief Character Descriptions for all characters, before the play text.
____ Settings - List all settings before the play text.
____ Set Requirements - List all set requirements
____ If multiple settings, include a list of Scenes and their Settings.
____ Subject Line of Email: Contest Submission: (the name of your play)
____ Payment has been made by PayPal OR Major Credit Card.
____ The script is less than 90 pages (U.S. Stage Play Format) OR under 2 hours.
One inch margins top, bottom and sides; font size similar to Courier 12.
(Stage Play Format preferred though NOT required)
____ Script and Application are sent together, as individual attachments,
by August 31, 2023 in one email to: NewWorksOfMerit@aol.com
IMPORTANT ... PLEASE NOTE:
DO NOT include any other materials such as a cover letter, press clippings, poster, graphics, or a biography. They will not be considered in the evaluation process.
Scripts longer than 2 hours or 90 pages (Stage Play Format) will be disqualified.
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