ITEM 1: The world-wide competition 2016 of the 11th art (STORYTELLING) is organised by the World and Universal Academy foundation, in partnership with the WUACADEMIA company. It is open from March 30, 2016 to April 30, 2016. All artists, irrespective of age, sex, nationality or social situation
ITEM 2: To participate in the competition, send an original tale or a folklore tale (or several original tales or folklore tales). Tales can only be accepted if it is written (or translated) in either English, French, Spanish or Dutch. It will be even much better if candidates would translate their works into the above mentioned languages.
ITEM 3: The world-wide competition 2016 of the 11th art (STORYTELLING) rewards the best unpublished short tales. The nine possible themes are the following:
ITEM 4: The three best tales from each theme will receive respectively:
- The golden Prize of the 11th art: storytelling (certificate, and the publication of the winning tale;
-The silver Prize of the 11th art: storytelling (certificate and the possibility of the publication of the winning tale);
-The bronze Prize of the 11th art: storytelling ( certificate and the possibility of publication of the winning tale ).
ITEM 5: The best tale among the “Gold Prizes" will receive the World-wide Grand Prize of the 11th art: storytelling (a certificate, international promotion).
ITEM 6: The concurrent work must be sent through Internet (in format PDF) and in A4 format paper.
ITEM 7: Works that are sent in will not be returned to their author. Once sent in, it will not be modified or completed by registering again. The author has to send his photography and his artistic curriculum vitae. Candidates are obliged to send in their works either in English, French, Dutch or Spanish and their artistic curriculum vitae. The participants using a pseudonym must mention the two names (the true name and the pseudonym) on to the participation card during the registration, otherwise they will be eliminated.
ITEM 8: ENTRY FEE (FEES): €0 first entry, €25 each additional. It is possible to present several works. Every work will have an apart inscription to. The entry fee is non-refundable.
ITEM 9: The competing works will be published on the site www.wuacademia.org from October 15, 2013. Netsurfers will then be able to vote. The netsurfers would vote and choose the best overall work. The candidates do not receive any rights of authors concerning the usage of their works by the World and Universal Academy notably in regards to the voting process on the net.
ITEM 10: The results (the nominations) will be announced on November 30, 2013. The prize award will take place in the Netherlands on December 21, 2013 during the WORLD MANAGEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE FORUM (and the fourth WUacademia Festival) in Amsterdam. The presence of the winners at the prize award day is highly needed.
ITEM 11: Candidates must submit only original work of arts. Any work that we receive from participants is assumed to be authentic work of the author. In the event of false claim the author will bare the consequence alone. We wish all the participants good luck.