The deadline for submissions has closed.
The Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA) is a joint initiative between the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) and Scholastic Asia. To promote Asian experiences and expression in creative and innovative forms, this award recognises writers of Asian origin whose manuscripts have the potential to share uniquely Asian experiences of life, spirit, and thinking with the rest of the world.
Chasing Freedom by Tina Cho (South Korea)
Codex: The Lost Treasure of the Indus by Aditi Krishnakumar (India)
Dragonflies, Jigsaws and a Rainbow by Varsha Seshan (India)
Island Girl by Ho Lee Ling, Stephanie (Singapore)
The Budding Traveller by Golda Mowe (Malaysia)
For more information about the award, please visit this webpage: Scholastic Asian Book Award.
Deadline: 4 January 2016, 5:00 pm Singapore time
The Samsung KidsTime Authors' Award (SKTAA) is a joint initiative between the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) and Samsung Electronics. This award seeks to turn both published and unpublished picture books from ASEAN into digital apps for the Samsung KidsTime platform, so that local and regional content in its native language can reach a much wider audience.