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Clauder Competition

Sponsored by: Clauder Competition

Applicant must be a playwright from New England, attending a college in New England, or be a New England resident attending a college out-of-state. Applicant must submit an original manuscript. Play must have a running time of at least one hour and require a maximum of eight actors. Winning play will be presented as a developmental reading during Portland State Company's Little Festival of the Unexpected and a full production during Mainstage Season at Portland Stage. Two finalist winners will receive a professional reading of their play.


Application Deadline March 1
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Contest
Schedule Awarded every three years.
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $2,500
Average $500
Min $100


Max 7
Min 3

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Clauder Competition
United States

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