XII International Compostela Prize for Picture Books


30th April 2019

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The competition is organized by Department of Education and Citizenship of the City Council of Santiago de Compostela, in collaboration with Kalandraka publishers.

The Prize is open to all publications included in the picture book category: a book in which the story is told through images, or through images and text that complement each other.

The books may be presented in any of the official languages of the Iberian Peninsula (Galician, Catalan, Basque, Castilian Spanish and Portuguese), and must be original and unpublished. 

The projects may be presented in any size, technique and format, but may not contain any more than 40 inner pages.

Entry fees
Entry is free.

The winner will receive a cash prize of 9,000 €. The prize money will not be paid until the author or authors deliver the completed work ready for publication.

The prize-winning work will be published in all of the official languages of the peninsula (Galician, Catalan, Basque, Castilian Spanish and Portuguese) by the publisher Kalandraka in November 2019.

Please visit http://www.kalandraka.com/en/premio-compostela/ to learn more about the competition.