Fumetto International Comix Festival Contest, Switzerland

Deadline: 17 January 2011
Open to: students, young people
Prizes: cash prizes totalling 5000 CHF

Also this year, Fumetto – International Comix-Festival Luzern holds a competition to give comic creators the opportunity to compare their work, present it to a broader public and to exchange views with others. The competition’s theme this year is Energy.


There are 3 categories:
1. 18 years or older of age
2. 13 to 17 years of
3. up to 12 years of age
Please enclose a list with names and details (see Labelling ) of the participating students and information about the school/class.


* The winners will be announced and the prizes awarded on Friday the 8th of April 2011.
* The jury will award three prizes in each age-category.
* There will also be a prize for the best scenario, regardless of the categories.
* The festival’s visitors will be able to vote for the peoples choice award.
* The winners will receive cash prizes totalling 5000 CHF, and goods to the same value.

Requirements for Entries

* Format: A4 or A3 (other formats will be disqualified)
* Form: only Comics (stories in picture form), no cartoons accepted, no digital entries
* Number of pages: maximum 4 (only 1 comic)
* Labelling: name, address, telephone number, e-mail and date of birth on the back of each page
* Packaging: sturdy envelope, no rolls
* Return Postage: if the return postage is not enclosed or not sufficient, the works will not be sent back but kept for one year only – For Swiss Nationals: stamps, or money in the value of the stamps needed; – For Foreigners: 5 Euro

Deadline: 17 January 2011
Send the entries to the following address:

FUMETTO Competition
PO Box 5163
CH-6000 Luzern 5
tel: +41 41 412 11 22
fax: + 41 41 412 11 23

The official webpage.

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