December 31, 2019.





 Golden Hat” an International contest in Belgian for cartoonists, 2019″.

Cartoon is a humorous drawing. This may be a caricature of a famous person, a parody of a real situation, or simply a picture of a funny situation.The cartoon may consist of one image or take the form of a short comic strip. No moving images allowed.

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 Participants shall agree to the terms and conditions of the rules and the decisions of the jury. Belgian law governing withholding tax on prizes won by foreign participants applies.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Arts.

Participants are free to choose the theme of their entries.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

One day (opening) .

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • All persons over 18 years of age are eligible to participate.
  • Maximum 5 submissions per person, black and white or colour.
  • The cartoons must not contain text.
  • Drawings can also be made digitally.
  • They must be packaged flat and not folded.
  • Works under glass, framed or in other materials will not be accepted.
  • They must not have been exhibited in Belgium or awarded in other countries.
  • The sender remains responsible for the originality of his work. Discussions and possible claims concerning all forms of plagiarism are the responsibility of the contributor.
  • Digital entries: min. 2480 x 3500 pixels (A4 300dpi). Allowed file types: jpg jpeg eps tif psd pdf.
  • The cartoon may consist of one image or take the form of a short comic strip. No moving images allowed.

Opportunity Cost


Prizes & Awards:

  1. Golden Hat 5.000 €.
  2. Silver Hat 2.000 €.
  3. Bronze Hat 1.000 €.
  4. Audience Award 500 €.
  • flight and hotel accommodation in Knokke-Heist during the opening (one night)

How to Apply

First Step: Entries may only be sent by post after the form has been completed on the website and the form is enclosed with the entry.Dimensions min. 21 x 30 cm or max. 30 x 42 cm. The entrant’s name, first name and address must be written on the back of each.

City of Knokke-Heist / Culture House.
Maxim Willemspad 1 , 8300 Knokke-Heist.
Phone  +32 50 63 04 30.


  • Your participation is only valid if we have received your fully completed entry form on our website.
  • Entries are submitted at the expense of the entrants.
  • The selected cartoons wil be tramed with a passe-partout for the exhibition.

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This Scholarship Published by:
“Mennatullah Ayman \ Egypt “

Reviewed by” Mariam Mohamed Kamal/ Egypt

& Egypt/ Rahaf Elkhodary”
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team