ENTRY FORM FOR

THE UNITED NATIONS
CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD

AND

 THE UNITED NATIONS
SOCIETY OF WRITERS & ARTISTS
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD

for 2002-3


 

Plan of Award

The following provisions govern the granting of

THE UNITED NATIONS
CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD

AND

THE UNITED NATIONS
SOCIETY OF WRITERS AND ARTISTS
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD
Board of Judges

The prizes are to be announced during the month of October 2003, and will be granted  at The United Nations, New York. Thirteen (13) prizes will be granted in the presence of the Secretary General of the U.N., the Honorable Kofi Annan.

  • First prize, of $10,000.00 and a plaque, will be presented by Dr. Elie Wiesel, Nobel Laureate, Chairman of the Judging Committee.

  • Second prize, of $5,000.00 and a plaque, will be presented by Shashi Tharoor, United Nation Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information.

  • Third prize, of $3,000.00 and a plaque, will be presented by Hans Janitschek, President of the Society of Writers and Artists of the United Nations.

  • Ten (10) honorable mentions, in the form of plaques, will be declared by Tony Jenkins, President of UNCA.

All winning entries will be announced via the worldwide press.

Rules for Exhibits:

1.

Entries must be submitted in writing and addressed to

THE UNITED NATIONS

RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD,

375 Park Avenue, Suite 1301, New York, NY 10152 (no phone or fax calls, please). Entries for awards must be received on or before September 1, 2003, to cover work done in the year 2002-3, reflecting the importance of human dignity, mutual  respect and friendship among nations, as well as economic and environmental responsibilities towards each other. While cartoonists may send in what ever they please, the contest does not encourage maligning member nations or their leaders. Winning cartoons will be chosen for their ability to enhance, explain and even help direct the spirit and principles of the U.N. 

2.

Entries for these awards may be made by any professional individual, and should consist of political cartoons printed in any publication published anywhere, in any language. The entry must consist of a reproduction (only reproductions will be accepted) of the cartoons, as published, with name of publication and date included, accompanied by a newspaper reprint, and translated into English. Exhibits are limited to two cartoons per individual. Reproductions must be presented measuring no larger than 9 x 12 inches.

THE COMMITTEE

requires that every entry conform to the stated limits and size before it can be given jury consideration. All exhibits should include a biography and picture of entrant, and be in English.

3.

All materials including prize-winning exhibits become the property of 

THE UNITED NATIONS

RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD COMMITTEE

and will not be returned. Only copies (not originals!) will be accepted for consideration. All material may be used for promotional purposes, including but not limited to inclusion in a special United Nations albums and exhibits. The decisions of the judges are final and irrevocable.

 

THE UNITED NATIONS
CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD

THE UNITED NATIONS
SOCIETY OF WRITERS AND ARTISTS
RANAN LURIE POLITICAL CARTOON AWARD

COMMITTEE