Singapore Dreaming: A Comics Competition for Young Creators

Attention all young creators! You are invited to draw their hopes, dreams and concerns for Singapore’s future in comic form in this exciting competition:

Comic theme: Singapore Dreaming (can be fiction or non-fiction)


  • Little Young Creators: 6 to 9 years old (as of Jan 1st, 2023)
  • Big Young Creators: 10 to 12 years old (as of Jan 1st, 2023)

Submissions:  By 11th June 2023.

Full submission and eligibility details can be found at:

In the competition, you are encouraged to submit your best comic work of between one to four A4 pages, addressing one or more of the following questions:

  • “What will it be like living in future Singapore?”
  • “What are my hopes and/or worries for Singapore in the future?”
  • “In future Singapore, what will remain the same and what will change?”

The Judges include author Felicia Low-Jimenez, award-winning illustrator Josef Lee, editor and writer Aditi Shivaramakrishnan, designer M. Ibnur Rashad, educator Sharon Ngoi, museum curator Mishelle Lim and cartoonist/award-winning filmmaker Colin Goh.

The prizes for the competition are very attractive, including award certificates, professional markers, comics app subscriptions, books, workshops and cash. All winners will be invited to meet the judges at a prize-giving ceremony at the National Museum of Singapore. Their work will also be featured on the various competition presenters’ websites. Suitable submissions will get the chance to be displayed at Children’s Museum Singapore’s travelling exhibition from August to December 2023.

Don’t wait! Let your imagination run wild and submit your best comic drawing! The competition is now open for entries!

For more information about the competition, kindly visit: