Deadline: 31st January, 2014
BBC World Drama is inviting professional and freelance playwrights to the 24th edition of the BBC World Service International Radio Playwriting Competition in partnership with the British Council.
This year’s competition which is in two categories will have the overall winner walking home with $2000 in cash prize as well as a trip to London to see their play being recorded for broadcast at the BBC World Service. The categories are
- English as a first language category
- English as a second language category
This year’s edition of the competition which is in collaboration with Commonwealth Writers as well as The Open University has an introduction of another prize – the Georgi Markov prize for the most promising script.
To enter for the competition visit the BBC Radio Competition Application form