LITERARY CONTEST RULES
“LI FESTIVAL NACIONAL DE EXALTACIÓN DEL BOTILLO”
Participants: Anyone who wishes to participate may do so
The works must be original and unpublished and not have been selected or awarded in another contest.
The theme will be free to choose, but it will always include a reference to the botillo, the gastronomic dish that gives rise to the Festival.
They must send a copy in digital format (CD) and 3 printed copies, with a maximum extension of 7 DIN A4 sheets, in Times New Roman font, size 12, space and a half, paginated and stapled on the left margin and must be written in Spanish.
The originals must be submitted under a pseudonym, and this, together with the title of the work, must be included on the cover page. The works shall be submitted by the escrow system: In a large sealed envelope, another small envelope with the title of the work and the pseudonym shall be enclosed with the work, the pseudonym, a photocopy of the author’s identity document and personal details: name, surname, address, telephone number and e-mail address.
In case the same author submits several works, he/she must do it in different envelopes and by the same procedure.
Place and deadline for submission:
The deadline for submission is from October 25th-December 22nd at 14:00.
The works shall be submitted or sent to the Department of Culture, Festivities, Tourism and Commerce of the City Council of Bembibre, Plaza Mayor, nº 1-24300 Bembibre (León), stating on the envelope “CONCURSO LITERARIO BOTILLO 2024”. “LI National Festival of the Botillo´s Exaltation “.
Dissemination: The Department of Culture, Festivities, Tourism and Commerce reserves the right to disseminate the winning work and does not undertake to return the works submitted.
Prize: A single prize of 1.000€ will be awarded.
Jury: The jury will be composed of people related to the world of Literature whose names will be announced along with the decision, which will take effect through a press release on January 26th, 2024.
Submission to the contest implies full acceptance by the contestants of these terms and conditions.