Adelaide Books Children’s Literature and Illustration Award 2019
Limit of up to 3 illustrations for Children’s Illustration Award single submissionAll illustrations must be submitted as JPEG or PDF filesLimit of 2000 words per story for Children’s Literature Award single submissionAll stories must be submitted as Word documentsMultiple submissions by the same author allowedIllustrations must be original and appropriate for children’s booksPreviously-published work and late submissions will NOT be considered
This international competition was created to discover, promote and support the careers of talented young illustrators and children’s books authors from around the world.
Adelaide Books LLC
Link to Competition
Link to Registration form
Works by all Finalist will be published in the Adelaide Books Children’s Literature and Illustration Award 2019 Anthology to be released by November 1st, 2019.
All Finalists will receive a Finalist Certificate and a copy of the Anthology.
Shortlist Winner Nominees will receive a Winner Nominee Certificate, a copy of the Anthology and will be featured with their work and interview in the December Issue of the Adelaide Literary Magazine.
The Winner in the Best Children’s Story will receive a Winner Certificate, a copy of the Anthology, will be featured with his/her work and interview published in the December Issue of the Adelaide Literary Magazine, and will receive a publishing contract for his/her children’s book from Adelaide Books LLC.
The Winner in the Best Children’s Illustration will receive a Winner Certificate, a copy of the Anthology, will be featured with his/her work and interview in the December Issue of the Adelaide Literary Magazine, and will receive a contract offer to illustrate one of the children’s books published by Adelaide Books LLC.
Type of Competition
Open to the public/Minimum requirements (Open to anyone that complies with the requirements), Single stage (Winners selected immediately)
Who can Participate
All submissions must be in English languageAll contestants must be at least 18 years of ageEntry fee per submission is $20, free for studentsAll submissions must be original works by authors submitting the work
Dates and Time Frame
Registration Closes July 19, 2019
Deadline to Submit Project July 19, 2019
Winners announcement Date October 1, 2019
Location of Competition