The organizer may at its sole discretion decide to cancel and/or withhold in part or in whole any of the award categories or change the dates without participants being entitled to compensation of any kind.
Participation in the award categories is entirely free of charge and entails no obligation or commitment of any kind beyond the participation conditions set out in these regulations.
The UAEBBY shall have the right to use the shortlisted and winning books to promote the Award and for non-profit purposes only.
The call for submissions starts in april of each year the deadline for submitting entries and receiving the electronic version of the nominated entries is july 31 of each year the deadline for receiving hard copies of the nominated books is august 31 of each year
The phrase ‘Etisalat Award for Arabic Children’s Literature’ should appear on the envelope containing the submissions, and all envelopes should be sent to the following address:
Al Qasba – Block D – First Floor – Office 64
Sharjah P.O. Box: 1421
Sharjah – United Arab Emirates
Tel +971 6 5195555
Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (ETISALAT)
Founded in 1976, Emirates Telecommunication Corporation (Etisalat) provides telecommunication services in the UAE, and is one of the Middle East’s leading providers of telecom services, media and equipment.
The UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY)
The UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) is the local branch in the United Arab Emirates of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY). Founded in Switzerland in 1953, IBBY is an international network of individuals and organizations.