23rd Bedélys Independent Submissions Now Open

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23rd Bedélys Independent Submissions Now Open

The comic arts continue to grow and evolve, and new talented creators keep popping up all the time, so fast it can be hard to keep up!

If you have new self-published work, it’s time to submit it for consideration for the Bédélys Independent Awards, a pair of prizes for the best self-published comics created in Quebec, with separate awards for comics published in French and in English. Each award is accompanied by a grant of $1000 and they will share an exhibitor table at next MCAF, furnished by the Montreal Comic Arts Festival.

Submit two copies of your comic and include a return address. All submitted comics must have been self-published in Québec in 2021. Important note: Don’t forget to include your mailing address!

A print version must exist, webcomics that are not published in print will not be eligible.

Submit Your Application:

  • MCAF Offices – 2275, St-Jospeh Blvd E, local 1.130, Montreal, H1X 2C6
  • Bookstore Planète BD – 4077, rue Saint-Denis, Montreal, H2W 2M7
  • Bookstore Pantoute – 1100, rue Saint-Jean, Québec, G1R 1S5

The submission deadline is January 7, 2022. 

For any questions, please contact us at bedelys@fbdm-mcaf.ca.

We’re looking forward to reading your work!


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