Doğan Cartoon Competition -Türkiye 2 Mayıs 2011
The Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition is
held every year in Turkey by the Aydın Doğan Foundation
The competition is open to professional and amateur cartoonists
from all over the world.
The Jury, composed of international members, will meet in June
The XXVIII. Aydn Do¤an International Cartoon Competition
will be celebrated
with an award ceremony in October 2011 in Istanbul.
1) Choice of subject is free.
2) Only original cartoons or internet print outs signed by the
cartoonists will be accepted for the competition. Photographs,
photocopies, etc... will not be accepted.
3) Size of cartoons should not exceed 29.7 x 42cm (A3 paper size).
4) Participants are expected to send the filled out participation
form, with a short curriculum vitae and a photograph, together with
their cartoons. Please find the form attached to this booklet and
posted on www.aydindoganvakfi.org.tr
The documents should be sent to:
Aydın Doğan Foundation, Oymacı Sokak, No: 15,
Altunizade 34662, Istanbul / Turkey.
5) The Foundation will not be responsible for any damage that may
occur during postage and handling.
6) Award-winning cartoons will not be returned to the artists.
7) By filling out the participation form, the participant declares
and accepts in advance that (s)he hands over the financial rights
(s)he holds over the cartoons visàvis the public to the Aydın
Doğan Foundation without limitations on location, time period
and number including assignment to third parties under Articles
21-25 of the Law on Intellectual Property Rights for publication.
(S)he agrees that the Aydın Doğan Foundation may use such
cartoons, exhibit them, keep them in its archives and publish them
on the Internet or through other media.
8) The Foundation will cover the travel and accommodation expenses
of the first three prize-winning cartoonists for the award ceremony
9) Cartoons that have not received any prize shall be returned to
their owners upon written application to the Foundation within one
10) Deadline for entries is Monday May 2nd, 2011.
11) Former jury members can not participate in the competition.
First Prize : 8000 US Dollars and the First Prize of the Aydın
Second Prize : 5000 US Dollars and the Second Prize of the Aydın
Third Prize : 3500 US Dollars and the Third Prize of the Aydın
Awards of Success : 500 US Dollars and the Award of Success of the
Aydın Doğan Foundation
(In the event of a tie, the prizes may be shared equally among the
winners. A minimum of 5 and
maximum of 12 success awards will be granted.)