Have you written a children’s story that is INSPIRED BY ASIA?

The Scholastic Picture Book Award (SPBA) is the joint initiative of the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) and Scholastic Asia.

The objectives of the Scholastic Picture Book Award are as follows:

  • To foster the creation of picture books with Asian content, by Asian writers and illustrators
  • To promote public awareness of and interest in picture books with Asian content
  • To recognize and award a prize to an excellent picture book with Asian content

The closing date for the 2017 Scholastic Asian Picture Book Award is December 16th, 2016, 5.00pm (Singapore time). The results will be declared in May 2017, at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content.