Singapore International Original Comics Competition

Dear participants,

After careful consideration and due to the recent increasing numbers in local Covid-19 cases, SGIOCC has decided not to host any prize-giving ceremony this year.
All winners or participants can come to our office to collect their certificates and artworks.
If you are unable to come down to our office to collect, we can deliver to your house at a delivery fee of S$10.00.
* For overseas participants, please email us for delivery details.
Venue for collection as below:
TCZ Studio Pte Ltd
623 Aljunied Road
Aljunied Industrial Complex #03 – 04
Singapore 389 835

Tel : 6748 6778

Day & Time for Collection:
10th Sep 2021 – 30th Sep 2021

Mon to Fri , 9am to 6pm.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Competition Objectives:

  • Promote Original Comics Creations
  • Provide a platform for young creators to express their creative potential
  • Encourage communication and sharing between comic creators on an international level

Organizer:

Welcome to the 3rd edition of SGIOCC – a celebration of original comic creations and illustrations! SGIOCC is part of SGOCF‘s event line-up!

Competition Details

Competition Categories:

  • Junior Category (5 – 7 years old)- Hand-drawn Illustration
  • Children Category (8 –12 years old) –Hand-drawn Illustration
  • Youth Category (13 –19 years old) –Hand-drawn/Digital Illustration

Competition Theme:

Theme 1: Post Pandemic

What do you want to do after Covid-19?


Theme 2: Foodilicious

Introduction of the food delicacies signature to your country that you love.

Participation Fees:

  • Local Participant: SGD20 per submission
  • Overseas Participant: SGD10 per submission (*postage fees to be borne by participant)

Submission Details and Requirements

Submission is now closed.

Registration Form and Payment Information:

Registration Form:
Please click here to obtain the form.

Payment Information

Submission Guidelines:

Submission deadline: 31st May 2021
  1. Artwork size: A3 size (42X29.7cm)
  2. Artwork can be of the following:
    • Illustration
    • A one-page comic (not exceeding 8 panels)
  3. For hand-drawn illustrations done in traditional medium, you are required to submit your ORIGINAL artwork.
  4. For digital illustrations, you are required to submit your PRINTED artwork.

Competition Rules and Regulations:

  • Each participant can submit more than ONE artwork.
  • Participants are to ensure that they are the original creators of their artworks.
  • To ensure fairness and transparency, participants are to refrain from disclosing any details of their submissions on all social media platforms before the announcement of competition results.
  • All artworks MUST NOT contain unlicensed/non-original/offensive content or nudity.
  • Any artwork which infringes upon another person’s intellectual property rights will be disqualified. It is your responsibility to check this in advance.
  • The organizer reserves the rights for all artworks to be used for publicity and promotional purposes.
  • The organizer reserves the rights to disqualify any participant who flouts the competition rules.
  • The organizer reserves all rights and discretion to the final competition results.
  • All winners will be notified via email by the organizer.

Submission Location:

TCZ Studio Pte Ltd/ Comics Society Singapore
623 Aljunied Road,
#03-04Aljunied Industrial Complex
Singapore 389 835
Tel : (65) 6748 6778
Email : singaporeiocc@gmail.com

Awards and Prizes

SGIOCC GOLD (Youth)

SGIOCC GOLD (Children)

SGIOCC GOLD (Junior)

SGIOCC SILVER 

SGIOCC BRONZE

*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only.

Children / Youth Category

SGIOCC GOLD (*2 awards, Children Category)
(TBC)

  • 1 Trophy
  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials

SGIOCC GOLD (*2 awards, Youth Category)
(TBC)

  • 1 Trophy
  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Drawing Tablet
  • Art Materials

SGIOCC SILVER (*4 awards, All Categories)
(TBC)

  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials

SGIOCC BRONZE (*20 awards, All Categories)
(TBC)

  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials

Junior Category

SGIOCC GOLD (1 Award)
(TBC)

  • 1 Trophy
  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials

SGIOCC SILVER (*1 Award)
(TBC)

  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials

SGIOCC BRONZE (6 Awards)
(TBC)

  • 1 Prize Certificate
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • Art Materials
ALL OTHER PARTICIPANTS (All Categories)
  • 1 Printed Volume of Winning Artworks
  • 1 Certificate of Participation
  • Self collection (*please refer below for collection location and time period) 

*Total 60 Awards

Judging Details

Judging Criteria:

  1. Creativity and Concept: 30 points
  2. Illustration Techniques: 30 points
  3. Aesthetic Expression: 20 points
  4. Overall Presentation: 20 points

Judging Panel

Judging

Wee Tian Beng

Managing Director of TCZ Studio Pte Ltd,
President of Singapore Comics Society,
Representative of Singapore of International Comic Artists Conference

xuan photo

Yeo Hui Xuan

Comic Artist of Dream Walker comic series,
Senior Director of Comics Society (Singapore),
Artist & Mentor of Puracomixmag

mura

Yeo Hui San Murasaki

Chief Editor & Mentor of Puracomixmag, Vice President of Comics Society (Singapore), Comix Pandora Leader of Singapore Original Doujinshi Group

clio

Clio Hui Kiri

Comic Artist of A Deal With Lucifer comic series, Communications Director of Comics Society (Singapore)

seekum

Ho See kum

Founder of ComixGuru, Publisher and Co-artist of Phil Yeh’s The Winged Tiger, Art Educator, NICA member

brian

Lee Po Kee Brian

Author of The Adventures of Yu Jin (大冒险家宇进系列)

Prize Giving Ceremony

Coming soon.

Contact

Please contact us via our form below for any enquiries.









    Organizers:

    Supported by:

    Sponsors:

    Partners: