Scriptapalooza TV: deadline is October 2 (Correction: 9am PDT on October 3).
Zoetrope Short Fiction Contest: deadline is October 3.
BlueCat Screenwriting Competition: One of the highest - if not the highest - entry fee I've ever seen for a writing contest, but there's a lot going on here (including script analysis for all entries), so check it out if you have a feature script. Deadline is October 15.
And for the playwrights on your holiday shopping list:
- Blue Ink Playwriting Contest (deadline October 31).
- The New American Theatre in Culver City is looking for one-act plays for their Spring 2012 One Acts Festival.
- Julie Harris Playwright Award Competition, presented by The Beverly Hills Theatre Guild (deadline November 1).
- These and more playwriting contest can be found here.