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The army announces the 58th edition of its awards. This year they commemorate the Melilla campaign of 1921 and the 100th anniversary of the Legion

The Army Awards are currently the Army’s premier cultural initiative. You were born in 1945 and are intended to promote artistic and literary creation in connection with the various activities of the army in the context of the armed forces as well as the knowledge and dissemination of military life. In this issue we wanted to remember the “Melilla Campaign of 1921”. and the centenary of the Spanish Legion.

The following disciplines are called for this edition:

Painting. A modality is established: General painting: In this modality, two categories are established: Historical painting, the theme of which is related to the 1921 Melilla campaign. or the centenary of the Spanish Legion. Generic painting, the subject of which is always related to the activities of the Spanish Army. Photography: Two modalities are determined: Best series of 6 photographs (color or black and white). Best photography published in a communication medium (paper or digital). Military miniatures. Two modalities are defined: Master Modality, the figures used must be original or come from the transformation of commercial figures. Three categories are considered: diorama or vignette. Any work where the attitude in relation to the whole matters. Figure, that which is isolated, with a frame or a bust. Materials, vehicles, weapon systems and means of equipment in the units of the Spanish Army at any time. Commercial characters of any size can be used in standard mode. Four categories are considered: diorama or vignette. Any work where the attitude in relation to the whole matters. Figure, that which is isolated, with a frame or a bust. Materials, vehicles, weapon systems and means of equipment in the units of the Spanish Army at any time. Miscel√°nia, this work that, due to its composition, cannot be included in the previous categories. Due to the circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic, the “Military Miniatures Meeting” held in previous editions will not be held. School lessons. The works presented must reflect the students’ impressions about the activities of the army, acquired by all means. Three categories are defined: Category A: Primary school students. Category B: Students studying compulsory secondary education. Category C: Students who are completing a high school diploma or intermediate vocational training. Research in the humanities and social sciences. Works in the field of humanities and social sciences can be presented, based on the activities of the Spanish Army throughout its history. Two categories are defined: Large-format research category with an extension of at least 150 and a maximum of 250 pages (bibliography and separate appendices). In the abbreviated research category, they will have an extension of at least 30 and a maximum of 50 pages (bibliography and separate appendices). He drew. The subject of the drawings will be “The Melilla Campaign of 1921”. or ?? The centenary of the Spanish Legion ??. A form of participation is set for students studying primary education in the province of Seville. Video. The purpose of the video discipline is to advance knowledge of the army and expand its work to include society. A category is created: short videos. The videos must be unpublished, original and have a maximum duration of 2 minutes. Special award. In accordance with the second additional provision of Regulation DEF / 348/2018 of March 26th, which lays down the regulatory basis for the awarding of the Army Awards, the Army Chief of Staff, after hearing the Supreme Council of the Army, will award the ?? Special Distinction of the Army Awards 2021 ?? this materializes in a general officer saber.

Requests to participate must be submitted between January 19 and March 1, 2021 (both inclusive). All information about this 58th edition of the Army Awards is collected on the Army Army website at https://ejercito.defensa.gob.es/premios-ejercito.

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