For the first time a new digital category has been added to the Bologna Children’s Book Fair’s most prestigious prize: The BolognaRagazzi Award.
Designed to encourage excellence and innovation in children’s book apps, The BolognaRagazzi Digital Award is open to all publishers and developers of apps made for children between the ages of 2 and 15 years old.
Application forms to submit app nominations can be found at www.tocbologna.com.
The judging panel will be made up of international experts in digital media and illustration. The shortlisted award winners will be announced at the TOC Bologna event held on 18th March 2012.
The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is the most important international event dedicated to children’s publishing and the multimedia industry. The 48th trade fair has over 1,200 exhibitors, coming from 67 countries. More than 200,000 people visit the fair each year.