Creative Writing Contest


The English Department of Partium Christian University organizes its first

Creative Writing Contest

for High School Students (Grades 9-12)

Categories: Short Story and/or Poetry

Theme: You&Me (bridges between people)


Deadline: 15th of February 2020

Submit to:

Winners will be announced on the Department’s website at the end of February.

Emails should contain the following information on the participant: name, school, grade, city.

Prizes will be awarded in the 6th of March, the Open Day of the Partium Christian University.


Formal requirements:

For short stories: up to 800 words, for poetry: up to 30 lines.

Only original works will be accepted. All genres are welcome (horror, fantasy, SciFi, etc.). The theme of “You&Me” is open to personal interpretation.

One author can submit maximum two works: one in the “short story” category and one in the “poetry” category.

Winners  will be awarded the following prizes:

1st prize: 500 RON

2nd prize: 300 RON

3rd prize: 200 RON