This competition is open to one or more persons, authors of the text and illustrations of any nationality may take part. Winners from other years and employees of Kalandraka are excluded from participating.
A single prize of 9,000 Euro that approximately 9,600 USD is established as an advance on author's rights. This right shall be valid for a period of one year, after which the works shall be at the free disposal of the author(s).
The prize-winning work will be published in all of the official languages of the peninsula by the publisher Kalandraka in November 2017.