The next chance to be part of the competition will be the edition of 2022. At December 5 the registration shall be open again; then you can submit your book(s) by filling in an online form at this website.
Are you interested in joining and do you want a reminder when the registration starts, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 To be eligible for selection a book must fulfil at least two of the three following requirements.
The work, which need not be in Dutch, must have been:
- published by a publisher established in the Netherlands;
- designed by a person holding Dutch nationality or resident in the Netherlands;
- printed by a printing business and/or lithographed by a lithography business and/or bound by a binding business established in the Netherlands.
2 On registering for the selection the registrant must donate to the Foundation two copies of each work; seven further copies must be provided if a work is selected as one of the Best Dutch Book Designs. These copies are stored in various archives and used for different exhibitions. For more details read the Rules.
3 Entry fee: the registrant pays €75 for the first title and €50 for each further title.