Alejandria tinàwan onra sa Bulan nin Tataramon

Ginawadan nin plake nin pagmidbid kan Sumaro Bikolnon Inc. an Bikolnong parasurat na si Clemente Bolocon Alejandria (1895 – 1981) sa Ika-6 na edisyon kan Padurunongan na ginibo kan Agosto 20, 2015 sa banwaan nin Canaman, Camarines Sur. Si Alejandria sarong kompositor nin kanta, poeta asin mahigos na paraambag sa Calendariong Bicol, Sanghiran nin Bikol, […]


Gawad Emmanuel Lacaba now accepting entries

Gawad Emmanuel Lacaba is the annual literary contest of the College Editors Guild of the Philippines-Luzon. Emmanuel ”Eman” Lacaba, considered as one of the greatest Filipino poets, was also a dramatist and student journalist. He served as an editor of The Guidon, the official student publication of the Ateneo de Manila University and one of the […]


Gawad Digmaang Rosas 11 call for submissions

GENERAL MECHANICS

1.    Gawad Digmaang Rosas 11 is open to Kapampangan Youth participants who are 15-30 years old before November 6, 2015 (ceiling age as defined by R.A. 8044 or the Youth in Nation-Building Act).
2.     “Umalpas: Pagtatalaban ng Kaalaman at Karanasan” serves as the theme for the awards night which will be held in January 2016. Entries may or may not bear the theme.
3.    Participants who are not residents of Pampanga but have Kapampangan roots may join.
4.    Entries may be written in Kapampangan, Filipino or English. Entries should show Kapampangan sensibilities.


UMPIL announces Gawad Pambansang Alagad ni Balagtas awardees

The Unyon ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas (UMPIL) or The Writers’ Union of the Philippines will hold the Writers’ Congress on 29 August 2015, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Venue will be the Escaler Hall, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City. This year’s Adrian Cristobal Lecturer is Solita Monsod, notable economist and media personality. […]


F. Sionil José Young Writers Award for short fiction now accepting entries

THE PHILIPPINE Center for the International PEN (Poets & Playwrights, Essayists, Novelists) has launched the F. Sionil José Young Writers Award, a competition for short fiction in English. First prize is P50,000; sec- ond, P30,000; and third, P20,000. The award is endowed by the children of the National Artist José and Tessie Jovellanos José–Tonet José, […]


KWF Gawad Dangal ng Wikang Filipino bukas na para sa mga nominasyon

Bukas na ang KWF Gawad Dangal ng Wikang Filipino para sa mga nominasyon. Bukas ang mga nominasyon para sa lahat ng indibidwal, samahan, tanggapan o institusyon, at mga ahensiyang pampamahalaan o pribado na may natatanging ambag o nagawa tungo sa pagsusulong, pagpapalaganap, pagpapayabong, at preserbasyon ng wikang Filipino. GAWAD DANGAL NG WIKANG FILIPINO 2015 MGA […]


Ulirang Guro sa Filipino 2015 bukas na para sa mga nominasyon

Bukas na ang Ulirang Guro sa Filipino 2015 para sa mga nominasyon. Ang Ulirang Guro sa Filipino ang taunang gawad na ibinibigay ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino sa mga pilî at karapat-dapat na guro sa Filipino sa kahit anong antas ng edukasyon sa bawat rehiyon. ULIRANG GURO SA FILIPINO 2015 MGA TUNTUNIN Ang Ulirang Guro […]


New category added to the 34th National Book Awards

The National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Manila Critics Circle (MCC) are calling upon all NBDB-registered publishers to submit their nominations for the National Book Awards 2015. This year, Language Studies, a special category, is the latest addition in the National Book Awards (NBA) Guidelines. As the revised rules state, “Language Studies includes dictionaries, […]


Call for Applications: The 2015 NBDTF Grant (P200,000 each)

The National Book Development Board (NBDB) is calling for applications for the National Book Development Trust Fund (NBDTF) Grant for 2015. Authors and organizations are invited to submit at least 25% of their manuscripts or research works for books. The chosen works will receive a grant of P200,000.00 each. Manuscripts/research works for books should be […]


2015 Maningning Miclat Poetry Competition now accepting entries

It has been 15 years since China-born Maningning Miclat, a poet of three languages, prize-winning visual artist, published book author, teacher and interpreter, passed on. Miclat, according to Julie Lluch, eminent sculptor and member of the board of trustees of the Maningning Miclat Art Foundation, Inc. (MMAFI), is “lithe, slim, graceful, Pinay na Pinay, yet […]