Bala Kids/Khyentse Foundation Children’s Book Prize
Deadline February 15 (must be received by this date). Highly recommended free contest gives $5,000 and publication by Bala Kids, an imprint of the Buddhist magazine and publishing house Shambhala, for an unpublished picture book for ages 0-8 that expresses Buddhist values, themes, and traditions. Manuscripts should be approximately 24-48 pages. The prize is offered for the manuscript itself, which may or may not be submitted with illustrations, although submission of illustrations (with permissions cleared) is encouraged. Choosing the final illustrations for the book will be the responsibility of the publisher. Enter by email.
Published: December 29, 2017