SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Desert Sunrise Scholarship for Own Voices/Lived Experience Creators – Illustrators

HOW – Guidelines

Only one submission per person, you must be 18 or older to apply.

Submit a PDF or Word file. Please DO NOT include your name or contact information in your attached file.

– Illustrators please include a PDF file of 3 art samples or 3 spreads of your book dummy only. To name your file use a descriptive word of the attached art and the word illustration e.g., GirlAndTree_illustration.pdf

– AUTHOR ILLUSTRATORS PLEASE NOTE: You may submit for only one scholarship. Please choose to submit EITHER your manuscript OR your illustrations. Do not apply for both scholarships.

Complete the form below in full.

Please direct any questions to:  scbwiaz.scholarship@gmail.com

WHEN – Submission windows

Application opens March 1, 2021.

– Submission deadline: April 15, 2021, by midnight AZ time.

Works will be judged anonymously by an expert panel of judges.

Winners will be announced May 15, 2021, notified by email with a certificate (code) for registering online or further instructions to claim their prize.

 


SUBMIT BY COMPLETING THIS FORM:

In order to apply to the Desert Sunrise Scholarship for Own Voices/Lived Experience Creators, you must complete the appropriate form below in full.

NOTE: Please DO NOT include your name or contact information in your attached file

 

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Only one submission per person

You must be 18 or older to apply

Please DO NOT include your name or contact information in your attached file.

Illustrators please Submit one PDF file including 3 art samples or 3 spreads of your book dummy only. To name your file use a descriptive word of the attached art and the word illustration Example: GirlAndTree_illustration.pdf. Max file size: 5MG

AUTHOR ILLUSTRATORS, PLEASE NOTE: You may submit for only one scholarship. Please choose to submit EITHER your manuscript OR your illustrations. Do not apply for both scholarships.

Illustration Sample: (required)