NBDTF 2019 Cycle CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The National Book Development Board (NBDB) is calling for applications for the National Book Development Trust Fund (NBDTF) Grant for 2019. Authors and organizations are invited to submit at least 25% of their manuscripts or research works for books. The chosen works will receive a maximum grant of P250,000.00 continue reading : Call for Manuscript Submissions – National Book Development Trust Fund (NBDTF) Grant
The National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Manila Critics Circle (MCC) are pleased to announce the winners of the 37th National Book Awards. See the list of the 37th National Book Awards finalists here: http://booksphilippines.gov.ph/the-37th-national-book-awards-finalists/.
The results of 2017 Readership Survey, commissioned by the National Book Development Board (NBDB), shows that a majority of Filipino respondents still read printed books. Out of the 1,200 adult respondents with ages 18 and above, there were 921 (76.75%) say they have read a printed book in the last twelve months while there 1,020 continue reading : Readership Survey: Reading behavior and patterns of purchase
The Department of Education-Bureau of Learning Resources (DepEd-BLR) will conduct a free three-day orientation for publishers on the development of grade 1 and 7 learning resources. This will be from May 2 to 4 at the National Educator’s Academy of the Philippines (NEAP), #15 Cepeda St., Concepcion, Marikina City. The orientation can accommodate up continue reading : Call for participants to orientation for publishers on the development of grade 1 and 7 learning resources
The Department of Education (DepEd) will be conducting a One-Day Orientation on the Filipino Literature Reading Materials – Ibong Adarna, Florante at Laura, Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo – and Supplementary Learning Resources on 21 April 2018 (Saturday), 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, Rizal Building, DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, continue reading : DepEd Orientation on Filipino Literature Reading Materials
By: Neni Sta. Romana Cruz Philippine Daily Inquirer December 16, 2017 To promote the visibility of the Philippine publishing industry internationally, the National Book Development Board (NBDB) has endeavored to maintain participation at the Frankfurter Buchmesse (FB, or the Frankfurt Book Fair) on consecutive years—an unimaginable feat without the current congressional support. The NBDB was continue reading : A windfall for a Pinoy illustrator
The National Book Development Board (NBDB) is tasked to build a culture of reading and authorship as well as an environment for the growth of the book publishing industry towards making it globally competitive. Invitation is now open for diligent and competent applicants for these positions: Please submit Letter of Intent and CS Form No. continue reading : Career Opportunity – Deadline is on May 22, 2017 @ 12:00NN
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