Are you looking for competitions to promote your work?

Here you find an overview of illustration awards competitions organised yearly by our member organisations. Our members represent a large part of all Associations of Illustrators present in Europe.
The majority of the competitions is open to illustrators in Europe or living worldwide. Others are confined to the country where the contest is launched. Sure is that they are all designed to promote illustration and to offer participants recognition of the industry.



Irudika 2020 Illustrator in Residence contest – apply by 15 October

IRUDIKA is calling for entries for the 2020 international Illustrator in Residence contest to take place in Spain and France. The succesfull candidate will have the opportunity to work in Vitoria e Bilbao in Spain as well as stay as be resident at the Maison des Auteurs in Angoulème

The World Illustration Awards 2019 exhibition, London

The AOI announces the return of the popular World Illustration Awards exhibition to Somerset House. London this summer. Featuring all 200 entries shortlisted for this year’s awards, with in-depth presentations of winning projects, this inspiring exhibition showcases the very best emerging and established illustrations from around the world today.

AI Annual Awards Call for Entry

Italian Annual Awards Competiton 2019

AI Annual is the most inclusive sourcebook of illustration,  produced in Italy and for the Italian market.If you are living in Italy or have work produced for the Italian market you may apply. All Italian professionals and students can enter work, irrespective of their place of residency.