Illustraciència 2018 – International Award on Scientific Illustration


20th June 2018

Who may enter
All work teams or individuals aged over 18 years old may participate in the competition, regardless of the country of residence.

The contest is organized by the National Museum of Natural Sciences and the Catalan Association of Science Communication.

Our goal is to promote scientific illustration in all its forms and reward the work of scientific illustrators through the call for the International Award on Scientific Illustration. For each edition, an itinerant collective exhibition and a catalog with the 40 selected works are made.

Each participant may submit only one illustration.

The subject of the illustration must be related to science or nature and the technique is free.

Visit the Gallery of the previous edition

Entry fees
Entry is free.

The 6th edition of Illustraciencia will award one illustration from each category (scientist and naturalist). The authors of the winning illustrations will receive 600 €.

Please visit to learn more about the competition.