2nd International Green Crescent Cartoon Contest 2018 Istanbul, Turkey

2nd International Green Crescent Cartoon Contest 2018 Istanbul, Turkey

About Contest
With The International Green Crescent Cartoon Contest, it is intended to draw attention to addictions, raise awareness and in this way to ensure that the public, especially the young people, think about the addictions and develop reflexes through humor and cartoon which is an universal language. 

Subject matter: The main theme of the contest is alcohol, drugs, tobacco and technology addictions. In the subtitles of the main theme, it will be moved from the following points in drawn cartoons. The following word “addictions” includes alcohol, drugs, tobacco and technology addictions.

• Psychological problems caused by addictions
• Physical problems caused by addictions
• Mental problems caused by addictions
• Addictions and child relationships
• Problems that addictions can cause between parents
• Problems that addictions may cause within the family
• Addictions and family communication
• Turning to different alternatives to avoid addictions (sports, art, hobbies)
• To try different alternatives to avoid addictions
• Addictions and role model
• Excessive, uncontrolled and unconscious use of technology
• Possibility of conscious and active usage of technology

Contest Calendar
Start of Submissions- 10 January 2018
End of Submissions- 12 February 2018
Jury Evaluation- 16 February 2018
Announcement of Winners- 23 February 2018

Turkish or English (text will be used if necessary, but not visual / verbal)
Grand Prize- 3000 USD + Plaque
Success Prizes (5 People)- 500 USD + Plaque

Metin PEKER (President of the Cartoonists' Association), Turkey
Prof. Dr. Peyami ÇELİKCAN (President of Science Board of Green Crescent and Rector of İstanbul Şehir University), Turkey
İsmet LOKMAN (Cartoonist), Turkey
Muhittin KÖROĞLU (Cartoonist), Turkey
Kambiz DEREMBAKHSH (Cartoonist), Iran

Terms and Conditionds
Number Of Works
Up to 3 works can be sent, published works may be participated in, provided that they are not awarded.
A4 or A3
Black and white or color / 300 dpi
The artist must send his cartoons along to cartooncontest@yesilay.org.tr no later than February 12, 2018 in JPG format, maximum of 5 MB, 300 dpi in A4 or A3 format.
Green Crescent can use the cartoons participating in the race in any way he wants. It does not create any copyright for these works.

Contact Us
Turkish Green Crescent Society
Sepetçiler Kasrı
Kennedy Cad. Nr.3
Sarayburnıu, PK.34110
Fatih / Istanbul
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