This year the 11th Contest of Horror Short Stories 2017 will introduce a new issue: the «Secondary School Special Award» aimed at all the students of upper secondary school (1st and 2nd Batxillerat). The price will consist of a free ticket for the 12 Hours.
The Molins de Rei Horror Film Festival, in collaboration with the Culture Department of the Town Council of Molins de Rei and the Public Library ‘Pau Vila’, are calling the 11th contest of Horror Short Stories – 2017, for stories within the horror and gore genre written either in Catalan or in Spanish.
The new issue is that this year’s edition includes the Secondary School Special Award aimed at all upper secondary school students who want to take part in it.
The objective of this award is eliciting a taste for horror literature, literary creation and encouraging youth into written expression through compositing short literary texts (at most 333 words).
This category will include two prices: best short story written in Catalan language and best short story written in Spanish language. The winners will we given a free ticket for the 12 Hores de Terror marathon along with Festival memorabilia products.
The admission of texts to competition will end on Sunday, October 1st, 2017. They must be sent via e-mail as an adjunct text document to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Regulations for the short story contest are available at this link.