The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced category submission deadlines for 87th Academy Awards® consideration.

The dates are as follows:
Scientific and Technical Awards Friday, July 11
Documentary Short Subject Tuesday, September 2
Documentary Feature Monday, September 22
Animated Short Film Wednesday, October 1
Live Action Short Film Wednesday, October 1
Foreign Language Film Wednesday, October 1
Animated Feature Film Friday, October 31
Original Score Wednesday, December 3
Original Song Wednesday, December 3
Official Screen Credits Form Wednesday, December 3

All submissions are due by 5 p.m. PT.  For the entire list of key dates and all rules, please visit

The Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live by the ABC Television Network. The Oscar® presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is the world’s preeminent movie-related organization, with a membership of more than 6,000 of the most accomplished men and women working in cinema. In addition to the annual Academy Awards–in which the members vote to select the nominees and winners–Academy presents a diverse year-round slate of public programs, exhibitions and events; provides financial support to a wide range of other movie-related organizations and endeavors; acts as a neutral advocate in the advancement of motion picture technology; and, through its Margaret Herrick Library and Academy Film Archive, collects, preserves, restores and provides access to movies and items related to their history. Through these and other activities the Academy serves students, historians, the entertainment industry and people everywhere who love movies.