Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 17:45

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today published its list of upcoming submission deadlines for 88th Academy Awards® consideration.

Submissions for individual categories and the General Entry/Official Screen Credits (OSC) form are due by 5 p.m. PT on the following dates:

Scientific and Technical Awards  
Documentary Short Subject   
Documentary Feature    
Animated Short Film    
Live Action Short Film    
Foreign Language Film   
Animated Feature Film   
Original Score     
Original Song     
General Entry/OSC Form   

Friday, July 10
Tuesday, September 1
Monday, September 21
Thursday, October 1
Thursday, October 1
Thursday, October 1
Friday, October 30
Wednesday, December 2
Wednesday, December 2
Wednesday, December 2

The submission process may be initiated online at  For the entire list of key dates and complete rules, please visit

The 88th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.  The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

Media Contact:
Natalie Kojen