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XVII International Compostela Prize for Picture Books



Posted on 25 March 2024

16 May 2024

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

Short description

The competition is organized by the Department of Education of the City Council of Santiago de Compostela, in collaboration with KALANDRAKA, a publishing company based in Spain.

Entrants are asked to submit a project of picture book: 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languages of the Iberian Peninsula (Galician, Catalan, Basque, Spanish and Portuguese), and must be original and unpublished. 

The projects may be presented in any size, technique and format.

Entry fee
The competition is free to enter.

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 by the Kalandraka in November 2024.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.