Announced on February 7, 2019
One screenplay to be produced with a budget of approximately $1 Million Dollars and $100,000 in education grants awarded.
The LAUNCH: Million Dollar Screenplay Competition, powered by Coverfly, is back for 2019 with the same mission to inspire the next generation of great screenwriters attending college. The LAUNCH will enable one talented screenwriter to realize their dream by having their screenplay made by Hollywood producers as a feature film, with a budget of approximately $1 million USD.
- The Grand Prize Winner will have their film produced for approximately $1 million USD.
- The Top 3 Finalists will also recieve an offer of representation at a Hollywood talent agency and management firm.
- The Top 8 Finalists will be awarded a total of $100,000 USD in educational grants and other prizes.
The program will begin accepting submissions March 1 and run until May 31, and the winners will be announced in August. The producers said they are “looking for screenplays with great stories, original voices and honest emotion in any genre.”
For more information as well as extensive behind the scenes content for last years winning screenplay production head to the official website for The LAUNCH.