10th International Tourism Cartoons Competition 2018The objective of the competition, which was first held in 2009, is to examine tourism, which is one of the biggest sectors in the world, with its various dimensions. Also, the competition aims to put forward cartoonists’ aspects in terms of travelling population’s experiences and relations during their travel. In this respect, the main objective of this competition is to assess such topics, developments and experiences within the tourism industry as accommodation, transportation, food and beverage, recreation, sightseeing, museums, environment, tourist-resident relationships, from cartoonists’ point of view.
Competition is held annually and is open to all cartoonists from all over the world, both amateur and professional.
The theme of the competition in 2018 is "Travel memories".
Cartoons will be accepted in two sections:
Adult Category: This category is open for the all of cartoonists who are 17 and older.
Young Category: This category is open for the cartoonists who are 16 and younger.
First Announcement: July 2018
Deadline for Submission: 31 December 2018
Meeting of the pre-Selection Committee: 19 January 2019
Announcement of finalist cartoons (for possible objections): January 24 – 31, 2019
Notification of Winners: April 2019
Category of Adult Cartoonists:
The Grand Award: $3000
The Second Award: Holiday in Turkey (5 days, 2 persons)
The Third Award: Holiday in Turkey (5 days, 2 persons)
Professor Atila Özer Recognition Award: $1500
Two Mentions : Plate
Category of Young Cartoonists:
The Grand Award: $1500
Two Achievement Awards: Plate.
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