INTERNATIONAL PICTURE BOOK COMPETITIONBIBLIOTECA INSULAR DE GRAN CANARIA
The International Illustrated Album Contest promoted by the Insular Library of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, started in 2005 with Edelvives in charge of publishing the award for six consecutive years.
After five years without being called, the International Illustrated Album Contest promoted by the Insular Library of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, is launched again with the close collaboration of the Catalan publishing house ‘A Buen Paso’, which the writer and Italian editor Arianna Squilloni. Since then, the aforementioned publisher has been publishing children’s and young people’s books, currently having an extensive catalog whose titles include ‘Tattooed Dad’, by Daniel Nesquens and Sergio Mora, ‘What does a newly cut head think about’, by Juan Carlos Quezadas and Carla Besora, ‘Amiga gallina’, by Juan Arjona or ‘You have a white dress’, illustrated by Arianne Faber with texts by the Chilean María José Ferrada.
All persons, writers and illustrators of legal age who, regardless of their place of origin or residence, submit a work in the Spanish language will be eligible for the International Contest of “Illustrated Album on the Island of Gran Canaria”. The staff of the publishing house “A Buen Paso” (hereinafter ABP) and the Ministry of Culture of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria (hereinafter CGC) are excluded. The winners of the previous edition will not be eligible for the prize of the next two editions.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Humanities, Writing & Creative Writing
- 18 - 24, 25 - 35, 36 - 60
- The competition is open to writers and illustrators 18 years or over.
- Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, Yemen
- Required Languages
- Other Requirements
How To Apply
Sign in to be able to see how to apply
Sign in to your account
- Created by
- Ziad Helal - Egypt
- Reviewed by
- Fatma Sayed/ Egypt
- Opportunity Type
- Competitions, Contests, Awards, Prizes, Non-Degree Opportunities
- Funding Type
- Program Period