This award honors the MANGA artists who are contributing to the development of MANGA culture in the world
- 2019-04-08Announcement of the Application for the 13th Japan International MANGA Award
- 2019-03-07The Twelfth Japan International MANGA Award Ceremony
- 2018-12-18The Twelfth Japan International MANGA Award Winner Announcement
- 2018-08-13Close of the Application for the 12th Japan International MANGA Award
- 2018-03-27Visit to Japan by the Eleventh Japan International Manga Award's Winners
GoldYang Hao and his four compositions
SilverThe Pork Chops Inferno©Lai Tat Tat Wing
SilverPlanned Obsolescence of our feelings©Dargaud Benelux 2018
The Japan International MANGA Award is given by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to MANGA artists who have contributed to the promotion of MANGA culture overseas and international cultural exchanges through MANGA. This year marks its 12th anniversary and we have received 331 entries from 68 countries and regions.
Following the selection process carried out in cooperation with the Association of MANGA Publishers, and the Jury of the Award led by Ms. Machiko Satonaka (Manga artist), a total of 15 winners, including one Gold Award and three Silver Award winners were chosen.
The ceremony for the Twelfth Japan International MANGA Award was held in Tokyo on February 26th 2019 with the participation of the Gold and Silver winners.