BCBF Online Edition - Awards: enjoy the events
Every year the Bologna Children's Book Fair is the place to be for the most coveted international awards in the world of children's publishing.
The BOP – Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publisher of the Year acknowledges the best publishers at a global level; the BolognaRagazzi Award is one of the most prestigious prizes in children’s publishing aimed at selecting the best illustrated books; the BolognaRagazzi CrossMedia Award, celebrating the best publishing projects that expand their narrative universe across different media; the Strega Prize Ragazze e Ragazzi the children’s section of Italy’s most prominent award for literature.
Two prizes are also awarded in the field of illustration: the Bologna Children’s Book Fair – Fundación SM International Illustration Award, and the ARS IN FABULA – Grant Award both supporting young emerging illustrators.
Furthermore, the annual translation competition “In Altre Parole” aimed at aspiring translators working in Italian from a range of languages.
Finally, the Carla Poesio Award, a prize dedicated to the best dissertations in children’s literature, currently awarded for postgraduate works in Italian University only.
BCBF ONLINE EDITION
To attend our 2021 online programme of events, you need to register. It’s free. Just go to the Visitors’ Reserved Area on our website and sign up.