The purpose of this contest is to promote adolescents and young people in the involvement against the fight against corruption and promote transparency.
More action, social involvement, transparency and anti-corruption
Each comic must meet the following qualities in order to be qualified:
The theme that should be reflected is: "Transparency and the fight against corruption."
Use A4 sheets.
Use only one side per sheet.
Have a minimum length of 2 pages and a maximum of 8 pages.
Use numbering at the end of each page, not including the cover if you have one.
Contain the title of the work on the back of each page.
Not having the name or signature of the author, or any other element that allows the author to be identified. (To avoid bias when rating the comics).
In addition, it is worth noting certain optional features that are acceptable:
Comics can be in black and white or in color.
The drawing and painting technique is free. You can use any drawing material as long as it does not affect the integrity of the other comics.
Each of the following parameters will be scored on a 10-point basis. With 0 points being the lowest score and 10 the highest. Then an average of the grades will be carried out to define the final grade.
The parameters to qualify are the following:
Quality of the drawing, cleanliness of the presentation.
Originality and creativity.
Expressiveness through the resources of the comic language.
Arrangement of comic elements.
Coherence and narrative structure.
Representation of the proposed theme.
CREA TU ESPACIO Foundation is aimed at providing adolescents and young people an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in the field of comic design.
All those pre-registered in the contest will be able to access the workshops that will develop the strengthening of basic comics, where they will be provided with parameters of structure and generation of characters, there will be four sessions of two hours each.
The best works will be selected and the winners will be awarded. With the works presented, they will be made visible in spaces of the foundation and future spaces for the fight against corruption and bribery; at the same time it will serve as material for future interventions.
The awards will be made to the participants and winners in a virtual and blended event where they tell us their comic and how they thought the experience.
Of the works presented, the best ones will form part of the graphic of the didactic guide on the fight against corruption and bribery for young people.
Fundación CREA TU ESPACIO will offer through the respective sponsorships an economic recognition for the first, second and third place of the contest; according to the rating and evaluation of the jury.
Maximum registration date:
Until February 28, 2021
Date of workshops to be held:
January 23, 2021 - Group 1 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. / Group 2 - 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
January 30, 2021 - Group 1 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. / Group 2 - 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
February 6, 2021 - Group 1 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. / Group 2 - 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Comics delivery date
Until February 28, 2021
Date of knowledge of results:
March 12, 2021
The winners of the two categories will receive the following prizes:
Professional photographers category
• 1st place: 32-inch flat screen TV, a plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
• 2nd place: 50 USD, a plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
• 3rd place: 25 USD, a plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
Amateur Photographers Category
• 1st place: 50 USD for a plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
• 2nd place: Plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
• 3rd place: Plaque of recognition and a certificate of participation.
The Circular Economy Photo Contest is proud to have the support of PADF Ecuador, USAID.