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2023 Bookcity International Picture Book Awards



Posted on 15 August 2023

27 August 2023 (24:00 KST)

Who may enter
The competition is open to emerging authors and illustrators who have published their first picture book.

Short description

The competition is organized by the Bookcity Culture Foundation based in South Korea.

Emerging authors and illustrators from around the world can submit their published books in which text and pictures are in harmony, as well as wordless picture books that can be understood only through illustrations.

The application form and scanned copy of the book should be sent by e-mail.
The hard copy of the book should be mailed to Asia Publication Culture & Information Center in South Korea.

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

Each of the winners will receive a cash prize of 5 million KRW (approx $3,700).

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.