Student Drama Contest

Best Little Horror Con in Texas Drama Scholarship Competition Guidelines

  • Any student enrolled in high school theater class is eligible to participate in the Drama Scholarship Competition.
  • The winning competitor will receive a $500 scholarship.
  • Registration for the Competition is $30, which includes a weekend pass to the convention.
  • To register for the competition, go to our ticket registration HERE.
  • Competitors may come from any high school anywhere.
  • Each performance may be a scene or scenes totaling no more than four minutes.
  • Competitors must be in 9 – 12th grade.
  • Scenes must be in horror or supernatural genres, although they may be drama, humor, or romance.
  • Students may perform by themselves or with 1 or two other students. All students appearing in a scene must be eligible competitors. The competition is to find a single winner, however, so even if a group performs together only one may be named winner.
  • Competitors may opt-in to have their performance video recorded. All video recordings will be made available upon request to filmmakers who participate in Best Little Horror Con in Texas as audition materials.
  • Student performances will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and may take place either on Saturday, April 11 or Sunday, April 12. Students will be informed by email of their schedule. The schedule will also be posted at