Eligibility. The competition is open to all natural-born Filipino citizens ages 18-35, whether amateur or professional, participating either as individuals or as a group. Employees, affiliates, and immediate family members of the organizing entity (DTI) up to 3rd degree by affinity or consanguinity are not eligible to participate.
Original Content. All submissions must be original works created by the participants. Plagiarism or any form of copyright infringement will result in immediate disqualification.
Theme. The competition theme is "open" and "free-subject," allowing participants to choose any topic or subject matter they wish to explore. This approach provides artists, writers, and creators with a wide canvas of creative possibilities, inclusivity, personal expression, flexibility of medium, and diversity.
Copyright and Usage Rights.
15 October 2023 Deadline for submission of entries
January 2024 Semi-Finals (Announcement of the Top 10 Grand Finalists)
To be announced soon Finals (Culmination and Awarding Ceremony)