1st Short Story Competition


The Faculty of Communication Sciences at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) has opened the 1st Short Story Competition UIC Barcelona. We are looking for future journalists and communicators, students with a wonderful way with words and who are interested in pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Audiovisual Communication or Advertising and Public Relations in the future. The best entries will win a prize.


Participants will need to write a short story of up to 4,000 words that is based around the theme of journalism and a passion for storytelling. The text may be in Catalan or Spanish and must be original and unpublished.


The story must be submitted before 31 March, 2021.


To participate in the contest, sign up through this link.


Because we are passionate about communication. That is why we will be presenting three prizes for the three best stories, worth €150, €100 and €50 respectively, which will be awarded by a jury of experts from the UIC Barcelona School of Communication Sciences.

Further information

You will find all further information in the document containing the terms and conditions for participation.