contest progetHere is the official announcement of Lucca Project Contest in 2015, the competition for projects of comic stories, dedicated to aspiring professionals, organized as always by Lucca Comics & Games in collaboration with Edizioni BD.

The competition is now in its eleventh year and this year will identify a project that comic story, selected by a jury of professionals, can be transformed into a print publication. It is the main launching pad in the Italian for aspiring young cartoonists, passion and talent that can turn into a profession. In the ten previous editions, the Lucca Project Contest represented in many cases a debut in the world of work and comic book publishing.

The competition works projects comic regardless of the type (single volume, miniseries, series, etc.), the narrative genre, target audience, techniques used (black and white, color, etc.), age, nationality and profession of the proposers. Among the participants will be selected the finalists, including the jury of experts will select the project to be published by Edizioni BD, presented at Lucca Comics & Games 2016, and distributed nationally. In addition, the winning project is acontribution in money for the realization of € 1,800.

Window – imperative – to participate from 10 June to 18 September 2015 and the registration must be carried out on the appropriate area of the site The finalists will be chosen and notified by October 7.

Below you can download the official announcement. We await your projects, turning one into reality!