[Embassy] Applications open for The 17th Japan International MANGA Award

We are happy to announce that applications are now open for the 17th Japan International Manga Award. 

This award honors MANGA artists who contribute to the development of MANGA culture in the world.

The application period runs from April 14th to July 7th 2023. 
Guidelines for Application: https://www.manga-award.mofa.go.jp/en/application/17/index.html

We are looking forward to receiving entries from MANGA artists worldwide!

What is the International Manga Award contest?

One of the most prestigious international manga contests.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan founded the International MANGA Award in 2007 for the purpose of expanding international exchange and mutual understanding through the MANGA culture, which is widely accepted around the world.

Check the 16th Japan International MANGA Award Ceremony report here: