• LISP Team

LISP 2021 Awards and Prizes


Feature Screenplay Winner Prize:

-The Winning writer is featured on the LISP Writers Club with an interview and promoted on our social media platforms. Winning writers are featured on the LISP Writers Club Newsletter. Winners are also introduced to the industry professionals via LISP Newsletter.


-Final Draft Software Last Version - worth $250.

Final Draft, A Cast &Crew Company, has published Final Draft® software – the number one screenwriting application in the world – for 30 years. Final Draft automatically paginates and formats your script to industry standards, allowing writers to focus on what they do best – writing scripts. Used by such industry giants as J.J. Abrams, James Cameron and Aaron Sorkin, Final Draft software is the professional’s choice and the entertainment industry standard. In addition to its flagship software product, Final Draft offers the annual Big Break® Contest, a screenwriting competition that launches careers and awards over $100,000 in cash and prizes. Final Draft also offers Final Draft Mobile for iPhone and iPad, making creativity truly portable. To learn more about Final Draft and its products and services, visit www.finaldraft.com


-One Coverage Ink Standard Analysis (value $139) for the two Feature Screenplay Winners.

The CoverageInk.com team of top industry story analysts will read the winning screenplays and provide in-depth feedback covering all areas, including structure, Character, Dialogue, Structure, Style, Marketability, Theme, and much more. CI will break down what's working and what's not to give the material the best possible chance of getting noticed.


The winners will also receive CI's PDF e-book, The Coverage Ink Spec Format & Style Guide Edition X -- 120 pages of tips and tricks to help you bring it on the page, written by CI founder Jim Cirile. CI's Spec Format & Style Guide addresses many common (and uncommon) formatting and writing mistakes and succinctly shows, through vivid examples, how to elevate your craft and voice—used by screenwriting courses worldwide. Visit https://coverageink.com/coverage-ink-e-books/ for more. Coverage Ink – The Industry Experts.


-InkTip Script Listing includes a 4-months subscription, at a value of $60 per listing.

Winners will receive a prize package of an InkTip script listing to assist in getting their script to producers.

They'll be able promote their script to InkTip's large network of producers and reps. Every InkTip producer has been vetted via resume and references and demonstrated the ability to get movies made.

Whether you’re looking for scripts or have some of your own, InkTip can help you. Nearly 400 movies have been made from scripts and writers found on our site.

Independent Filmmakers: find scripts fast and easy.

Writers: list and sell your scripts.

Short Screenplay Winner Prize:

-The Winning writer is featured on the LISP Writers Club with an interview and promoted on our social media platforms. Winning writers are featured on the LISP Writers Club Newsletter. Winners are also introduced to the industry professionals via LISP Newsletter.

-Final Draft Software Last Version - worth $250.

Final Draft, A Cast &Crew Company, has published Final Draft® software – the number one screenwriting application in the world – for 30 years. Final Draft automatically paginates and formats your script to industry standards, allowing writers to focus on what they do best – writing scripts. Used by such industry giants as J.J. Abrams, James Cameron and Aaron Sorkin, Final Draft software is the professional’s choice and the entertainment industry standard. In addition to its flagship software product, Final Draft offers the annual Big Break® Contest, a screenwriting competition that launches careers and awards over $100,000 in cash and prizes. Final Draft also offers Final Draft Mobile for iPhone and iPad, making creativity truly portable. To learn more about Final Draft and its products and services, visit www.finaldraft.com


-One Coverage Ink Standard Analysis (value $99) for the two Short Screenplay Winners


The CoverageInk.com team of top industry story analysts will read the winning screenplays and provide in-depth feedback covering all areas, including structure, Character, Dialogue, Structure, Style, Marketability, Theme, and much more. CI will break down what's working and what's not to give the material the best possible chance of getting noticed.


The winners will also receive CI's PDF e-book, The Coverage Ink Spec Format & Style Guide Edition X -- 120 pages of tips and tricks to help you bring it on the page, written by CI founder Jim Cirile. CI's Spec Format & Style Guide addresses many common (and uncommon) formatting and writing mistakes and succinctly shows, through vivid examples, how to elevate your craft and voice—used by screenwriting courses worldwide. Visit https://coverageink.com/coverage-ink-e-books/ for more. Coverage Ink – The Industry Experts.


-InkTip Script Listing includes a 4-months subscription, at a value of $60 per listing.

Winners will receive a prize package of an InkTip script listing to assist in getting their script to producers.

They'll be able promote their script to InkTip's large network of producers and reps. Every InkTip producer has been vetted via resume and references and demonstrated the ability to get movies made.

Whether you’re looking for scripts or have some of your own, InkTip can help you. Nearly 400 movies have been made from scripts and writers found on our site.

Independent Filmmakers: find scripts fast and easy.

Writers: list and sell your scripts.



Flash Fiction Winner:

-The Winning writer is featured on the LISP Writers Club with an interview and promoted on our social media platforms. Winning writers are featured on the LISP Writers Club Newsletter. Winners are also introduced to industry professionals via LISP Newsletter.


- The winning story is Published on LISP Writers Club. Publication payment to the winner: £100


- Mslexia Max Bundle subscription (value £ 46.75) Mslexia is the bestselling magazine for women who write. Each quarterly issue is chock-full of craft advice, publishing insights, writing opportunities and high profile interviewees – and over 90% of readers report a huge surge in creativity upon joining the thriving community of like-minded creatives.


Short Story Winner:

-The Winning writer is featured on the LISP Writers Club with an interview and promoted on our social media platforms. Winning writers are featured on the LISP Writers Club Newsletter. Winners are also introduced to industry professionals via LISP Newsletter.

- The winning story is Published on LISP Writers Club. Publication payment to the winner: £100

- Mslexia Max Bundle subscription (value £ 46.75) Mslexia is the bestselling magazine for women who write. Each quarterly issue is chock-full of craft advice, publishing insights, writing opportunities and high profile interviewees – and over 90% of readers report a huge surge in creativity upon joining the thriving community of like-minded creatives.


Official Selection:

All selected Feature Screenplay, Short Screenplay, Short Story, and Flash Fiction writers will have the option to have their interviews on LISP Writers Club, which is widely read.


All selected Short Story and Flash Fiction writers will have the option to have their winning stories published on LISP Writers Club, which is widely read.


All selected writers are promoted through our social media.


Please note that Winner Announcements are via LISP Writers Club Newsletter and our Social Media. There are no additional ceremonies.


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