The jury at the two hubs, “Japan” and “overseas” will assess works based on a points system, and will rank them according to the total scores acquired.
1) Works from two divisions: "Open category" and "Student category" will be judged.
2) A total of 160 works, 80 each from “Japan” and “overseas” will be selected as finalists.
The jury consists of Japanese judges and judges from overseas who will be judged by a point system.
1) The award winners will be selected from each category, from the works that are given top total scores by the jury
(excluding Jury’s Special Awards).
2) “Selected works” mean all the works that did not win prizes from among the finalists. *We will publish the scores and rankings of the award- winning works.
Jury's special awards:
The Jury's special awards will be given to the works highly rated by each judge.