30 September 2019.





 5th International Poster Contest about Typography

The Museum of Typography in Chania expands its field of interest and invites artists from around the world to participate in the 5th contest themed “Typography – a window to the world”.

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The invitation is mainly for professionals and students of graphic and visual arts who wish to design an original poster inspired by their homeland, featuring the culture, characteristic monuments – symbols, the natural environment, the history, the people, even the things that need to be changed.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Graphic Design

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

The competition will end on Monday,  30th September 2019.

The awards and prizes ceremony, along with the opening of the exhibition, will take place on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at the amphitheater of the Museum of Typography.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The contest is open to anyone who wants to take part with the possibility of sending only one original project created specifically for the competition
  • Dimensions should be 50 × 70 cm. PDF, CMYK, the image at 200 PPI and not exceed 25 Mb. Otherwise, the low resolution (.jpg) file should be attached for web use.
  • By participating in the contest, creators declare that the data used to create their work are original and do not include third-party copyrights.
  • The creators of the 30 projects that will be awarded or will receive a distinction indicate that they do not retain any property rights to the works they will deliver
  • The “Museum of Typography” will be able to re-use freely, for any purpose and in any manner, whether or not all or part of the material sent by the 30 distinguished creators.

Opportunity Cost


The 30 posters selected by the jury will receive honorary distinctions and the top three will receive substantial prizes:

  • 1,500 € for the first winner.

  • 1,000 € for the second winner.

  • 700 € for the third winner.

How to Apply

First Step: Participation must be accompanied by a text file with the name of the author, the place of residence and contact details (telephone and email) and – optionally – a short description of the project (up to 100 words).

Second Step: You need to send your work to this email:

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This Scholarship Published by:
Esraa Badawi /Egypt

Reviewed by “ Hanine Aymen / Egypt

& Eman Fadel Ali / Egypt “
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team