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2015 Awardees

32st National Children's Book Day

PBBY

July 21 2015

SALANGA PRIZE

  • Cheeno Marlo Del Mundo Sayuno
    The Missing Blanket (honorable mention)

ALCALA PRIZE

  • Joffrey Z. Atienza (honorable mention)
  • Maria Sabrina P. Palmares (honorable mention)

 

UPLB Instructor wins Honorable Mention at 2015 Salanga

The Philippine Board on Books for Young People declared Cheeno Marlo Del Mundo Sayuno as the lone honorable mention winner of the 2015 PBBY-Salanga. No one was declared as grand prize winner for the PBBY-Salanga this year. Sayuno’s winning story is entitled, "The Missing Blanket."

Sayuno is an instructor at the University of the Philippines Los Banos where he is also taking masteral studies in Communication Arts. He has a mass communications degree from Cavite State University where he also became editor-in-chief of The Gazette.

Sayuno will be awarded during the celebration of National Children’s Book Day in July 2015.

For inquiries about the contest, contact the PBBY Secretariat at telephone number 352-6765 loc. 203 or e-mail pbby@adarna.com.ph.

 

Two Artists Declared as Honorable Mention Winners in the 2015 PBBY-Alcala Prize

The Philippine Board on Books for Young People awards Joffrey Z. Atienza and Maria Sabrina P. Palmares as Honorable Mention winners for the 2015 PBBY-Alcala Prize. No one was declared Grand Prize winner for the contest this year.

This year’s PBBY-Alcala called for entries based on the 2015 PBBY-Salanga Honorable Mention winner, “The Missing Blanket,” written by Cheeno Marlo Del Mundo Sayuno, a story set in the province of Kalinga. The Alcala winners were chosen based on their creative approach to Sayuno’s story along with their respect for cultural authenticity.

Atienza, a motion graphic designer from Quezon, and Palmares, a freelance artist from Rizal, will be awarded during the celebration of National Children's Book Day on July 21, 2015.

For inquiries about the contest, contact the PBBY Secretariat at telephone number 352-6765 loc. 203 or e-mail pbby@adarna.com.ph.

 

 

2015 Alcala Illustrators Prize
Honorable Mention Winners

Joffrey Z. Atienza

Joffrey Z. Atienza

Maria Sabrina P. Palmares

Maria Sabrina P. Palmares