Submitting for the SAG Awards


Submissions are accepted for performers in Motion Pictures and Primetime Television, Cable and New Media programs which follow the format of traditional Series, Television Movies, and Limited Series. All submissions must satisfy our eligibility criteria.

The SAG Awards categorizes performances by individuals and casts/ensembles. The eligibility period is the calendar year 2019.

For reference, please take a moment to review our Rules and Key Dates.



Who Can Submit

With the actor’s permission, producers, studios/networks, agents, managers, or publicists may submit performances for consideration in the category designated by the actor. Actors may, of course, submit their own performances.

How to Submit

Submissions are 100% paperless. We are proud recipients of the Environmental Media Association Green Seal Award for Sustainable Practices 11 years running. In order to continue our commitment to the environment, we are accepting submissions only online.

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Be sure that all spelling, contact information company/distribution information is correct. Please also confirm the awards category in which you are submitting. Information listed on your submission will be used by the SAG Awards for balloting and nominations.

Submissions will be accepted through Monday, October 21st, 5pm PT. Nominations will be announced Wednesday, December 11th. See our complete SAG Awards Calendar.

Submission Fees

  • Individual: $150/each
  • Cast/Ensemble: $1,500/each for up to 15 actors per entry*
  • Stunt Ensembles: $1,500/each
    *Ensembles and Casts with more than 15 actors will be charged an additional $100 per performer above the 15 actor threshold.

Submissions are payable by check made out to Screen Actors Guild Awards or credit card (via secure online payment method).

We will contact you with any questions regarding your submission. You will receive a confirmation once your submission has been processed and accepted by the Awards Office.
Screen Actors Guild Awards Office
(323) 549-6707 Phone
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