Sunday
March 20, 2022

2021-2022 Writers Guild Awards Timeline

2021

SEPTEMBER

Tue. Sept. 7 - Submissions Open in ALL Categories: Screenplays (Original, Adapted, Documentary), Series (Drama, Comedy, New), TV-Radio-New Media Scripts and Paul Selvin Award (WGAW)

DECEMBER

Fri. Dec. 3 - Deadline for submissions: Series (Drama, Comedy, New); TV-Radio/Audio-New Media Scripts and Paul Selvin Award (WGAW)

Wed. Dec. 15 - Preliminary Series (Drama, Comedy, New) online voting begins

Fri. Dec. 17 - Deadline for submissions: Screenplays (Original, Adapted, Documentary)

2022

JANUARY

Wed. Jan. 5 - Deadline for Preliminary Series (Drama, Comedy, New) online voting

Wed. Jan. 12 - Preliminary Screenplay (Original, Adapted) online voting begins

Thur. Jan. 13 - Television, New Media, News, Radio/Audio, and Promotional Writing Nominations Announced

Wed. Jan. 26 - Deadline for Preliminary Screenplay (Original, Adapted) online voting

Thur. Jan. 27 - Screenplay (Original, Adapted, Documentary) Nominations Announced

FEBRUARY

Wed. Feb 2 - Final Screenplay and Final Series online voting begins

Wed. Feb. 16 - Deadline for Final Screen & Series online voting

MARCH

TBA - “And the Nominees Are…” Writers Guild Awards nominees panel

Thu. Mar. 10 - Beyond Words: Writers Guild Awards-nominated screenwriters panel

Sun. Mar. 20 - 2022 WRITERS GUILD AWARDS (74TH Annual)