Funding brief: They’re looking for a book. La Casa Encendida and Fulgencio Pimentel are pleased to present the third Puchi award. The competition is open to books in any genre or form: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, novels, comics, illustrated albums, essays, cookbooks, geography books, combinations of the above or any other type imaginable. They’re looking for one-of-a-kind book, or even a whole new kind of book.
Donor Name: La Casa Encendida
Funding name: Puchi Award 2019
Deadline: Projects may be submitted between 11th, October, 2018 at 8.00 pm (GTM+2) and 31st, January, 2019 at 10.00 pm (GTM+1), both dates included. Submissions sent before or after this period will not be accepted.
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Funding limit: The winner will receive a cash prize of €8,000 (VAT and all other taxes included, as an advance on the rights of the published work) and have his/her work published and distributed by Fulgencio Pimentel.
Project start date: N//A
Project duration: N//A
Eligible organization: As below
Eligibility: All authors of legal age from Spain or any other country are eligible to submit one or more original, unpublished works.
Eligible Country: No Country Bar Found (Open to all regions)
Submission mail: Not found
How to apply:
● Please contact with the donor directly to know the details for applying.
● Contestants may submit works-in-progress or finished works that have never been published, at least not with an ISBN and/or for commercial distribution. Projects must be accompanied by either the pseudonym or real name of the author (or authors, in the case of collaborative works).
● Each author or co-author of the project must submit:
A completed entry form
A curriculum vitae (one for each author)
National ID, foreign resident ID or passport
Brief summary of the work and statement of motivation (max. 2,000 characters with spaces)
List of production requirements, if any (max. 1,000 characters with spaces)
Finished work or excerpt in the case of works-in-progress
Works may be written in any language, although a provisional translation into English of at least two pages must also be submitted. The entry form, curriculum vitae, summary and statement of motivation, and production requirements must all be submitted in English.
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