Comic Contest

The Indian River Area Library Comic Contest is open to all Indian River community members and participants of all ages.

Here’s how to enter…

  • Create your own comic with a maximum length of six pages, including the cover page.
  • Use letter-size paper (8.5 x 11″) with black-and-white drawings on single-sided pages only.
  • Each submission must be the creative and original work of the submitting author/illustrator. Any submissions with more than one author/illustrator will be considered a single entry and will share any prizes possibly awarded.
  • The contest is limited to amateur authors/illustrators only.
  • Computer generated images are acceptable as long as they are your original work (no clip art or A.I. generated art).
  • Consider submitting a photocopy or digital scan that is an accurate reflection of the original (Indian River Area Library cannot guarantee the return of paper submissions).
  • Submissions that are not appropriate for a general audience will not be accepted.
  • Indian River Area Library reserves the right to reproduce your work. You can reuse all your work after the contest.
  • Complete the Comic Contest Entry Form. Entries turned in without a complete Contest Entry Form with be ineligible.
  • Entries are encouraged to be submitted digitally by email to as a JPEG, PNG, or PDF attachment. Digital entries must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, May 4th.
  • Entries can also be submitted physically at the Circulation Desk at the Indian River Area Library no later than end of business day on Saturday, May 4th.
  • There is a limit of one entry per contestant.

Comic Contest Entry Form – Printable version | Digital version