Now in its second edition, the Little Hakka International Picture Book Competition aims at encouraging and rewarding all the publishing agencies and individuals who devote themselves to the creations of Picture Book, and also aims at exploring some talents and awesome works from home and abroad as well as creating more opportunities for the international exchange and cooperation among publishers, picture book authors and illustrators. Groups & Categories: • Professional Group (Published / Unpublished / Digital) • Children’s Group (Unpublished) • Theme Group (New Stories of Little Hakka / Existing Stories of Little Hakka)
• Professional Group Grand Prix (1): 30,000 RMB (approx. 4,510 USD) Best of the Best (5): 6,000 RMB (approx. 900 USD) each • Children’s Group Grand Prix (1): 10,000 RMB (approx. 1,500 USD) Best of the Best (5): 2,000 RMB (approx. 300 USD) each • Theme Group Little Hakka Award (1): 100,000 RMB (approx. 15,030 USD) Merit Award (10): 5,000 RMB (approx. 750 USD) each About 20-30% works will enter the shortlist. All the entries on the shortlist will be exhibited. All the winners and those whose works are exhibited will get certificates.
Your entry should be created or first published between January 2015 and August 2018. The participants can be any publishing agencies, corporations or individuals. No limitation to the number of the entries, but each entry should include at least 10 images. The contest is open worldwide to publishers, illustrators, creative institutions, teachers and students. Rules related to all categories you can read here: http://www.hiiibrand.com/competion.php?act=role&id=36&lanage=en&hat=1