This event honors the winners of the 2019 Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition. For the seventh consecutive year, the event also will include a live read of selected scenes from the fellows’ winning scripts. This global competition aims to identify and encourage talented new screenwriters. Each winner will receive a $35,000 prize, the first installment of which will be distributed at the awards presentation.
The ceremony is free and open to the public, but advance tickets are required.