The Fumetti in Treviso association announces the International Competition for New Comic Book Authors, organized in collaboration with the Scuola Internazionale di Comics di Padova, which will be held as part of the Treviso Comic Book Festival 2020.
The competition will be held as part of the Treviso Comic Book Festival 2020.
The subject of the contest is AN AWFUL SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY.
Every candidate (or group of candidates) must submit a comic story concerning this subject. Works inspired by characters and/or events that genuinely happened or fictitious ones are allowed.
_ You may submit a comic story composed of a minimum of 2 to a maximum of 4 boards.
_ The drawings can be created with all kinds of hand-drawn and digital techniques and can be in in black and white as well as in color. The text of the work must be written in Italian or in English.
_ The works must be sent in digital format (PDF).
– The drawings can be created with all kinds of hand-drawn and digital techniques and can be in in black and white as well as in color.
here is no entry fee to participate!
Participation in the competition is completely free
Deadline : 4 September 2020
The awards are offered by the Scuola Internazionale di Comics di Padova and consist of:
• 1st prize: € 500
• 2nd prize: € 300
• 3rd prize: € 200
Who may enter ?
The competition is open to new cartoonists aged 18 and over.
By “new cartoonists” the organizers mean non-professional authors, who are not in any way employed in the illustration and/or comics field and have not published work at a national and international level. Students specializing in comics and authors collaborating with fanzines or self-productions will be admitted.