The Latinx Playwriting Award

The award will be presented to the outstanding student-written play written by a student of Latinx heritage.

          The national award recipient will receive $1,000.


          The second place award is a cash prize of $500.


* Professional Development Fellowship.  The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival will provide the award recipient with an all-expenses paid professional development opportunity. 

* Dramatists Guild Award.  The Dramatists Guild Award provides the playwright with Active membership in the Guild.

All student who attend a college that participates in KCACTF by entering a production or productions for response at the Associate or Participating level may submit their plays for consideration for this award.  Entries do not need to be produced by their schools for consideration in this award category. 

Rules and Guidelines