The 6th International MANGA Award
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan is pleased to announce the 6th International MANGA Award.
The International MANGA Award was established to share Japanese pop culture and to help promote understanding of Japan. It was created to honor MANGA artists who have contributed to the promotion of MANGA overseas.
Entries will be accepted for the 6th International MANGA Award from April 27. The deadline for application is June 15 2012. Guidelines for application and entry forms can be found below.
The Golden Prize of the 6th International MANGA Award will be given to the best MANGA from all the entries and three distinguished works will receive the Silver Prize. In addition, the Japan Foundation will invite the prize winners to Japan to attend the award ceremony. They will also have meeting with Japanese MANGA artists and visit publishing companies, etc., in Japan.
Please read the application guideline for more details.