Physiognomic Cartoon : Isabel Merrik Morgan – Forerunner of polio vaccine research


 EndPolioDraw was born as an alternative to the activities of the world day of the fight against polio, and focuses on the participation of artists and groups of expression and communication, summoned to illustrate under the theme of the campaign to eradicate Polio "EndPolioNow" of rotary International with two categories: Graphic humor, and physiognomy.


 Physiognomic Cartoon : Isabel Merrik Morgan – Forerunner of polio vaccine research.

   Isabel Morgan Mountain Collection |  Chesney Archives



2. Graphic Humor : Immunization of children to polio, where the efforts and difficulties to bring the polio vaccine to all corners of the world are evident.



 Call open to all public.

There will be 2 categories, Physiognomic Caricature and Graphic Humor. Works that are not related to this year's themes or that have a discriminatory and/or violent message will not be accepted.

There is a limit of 2 works for each entrant per category, and you may enter one or both categories.

The works presented must be made from original ideas, whether drawn or painted in black and white or full color, with digital or analog techniques (which must be scanned by the artist).  Memes, photographs, scanned photocopies, photomontages, collages, 3D renders, sculptures, etc. will not be accepted.

You can participate with works that have already been published or previously awarded, as long as the authors own the rights to the works.

To participate in the call, the artist must send their work(s) to our email and complete the registration form

The works must adjust to the A3 or A4 parameters  in  JPG 300 dpi   format and when sending the file, it must be named as follows: Capital letter, first letter of your name, space, capital letter, first letter of your last name, space and in parentheses, the name of the country for which you have decided to participate (Example:  Karen Apolo (Colombia))  and provide the title and a brief description of each work on the form.

Deadline for reception of works: October 15, 2022


 The submitted works will have two selection stages, the first by the organizers of  END POLIO DRAW  and the second stage, by a jury chosen by the organizers of the event.

The list of authors of the works selected in the first stage will be published on the website and social networks of the organizers . These works will be part of the virtual exhibition, in the 2nd version of the digital catalog  END POLIO NOW , they will receive by email the certificate of participation in the exhibition and will go to the second stage of selection.

In the second stage of selection carried out by the jury chosen by the organizers of the event, they will select 10 works from each category, which will be printed and exhibited in the first physical exhibition of  END POLIOP DRAW that will take place on October 24, 2022 in the city of Cali, on the international day of eradication of polio, END POLIO NOW  and will receive the certificate in the first physical sample of  END POLIO DRAW . The list of the authors of the selected works will be published on the website and social networks of the organizers.

Of the 10 works selected for the physical exhibition, the jury will choose two works for each category whose authors will receive an honorable mention and a special publication about them on the organizers' website.


 The  END POLIO DRAW call  is not a caricature and graphic humor contest, for which there will be no cash or spice prizes. The call has a selection process with the aim of maintaining the quality of the message we want to spread.

In order to encourage and recognize the talent of authors who participate in the call, the organizers will appoint the appropriate judges to select the works that will be part of the first physical sample of END POLIO DRAW and will select 2 works from each category for mention of honor and a special publication about them on the organizers' website.

The judges will have their space for the virtual and physical exhibition of END POLIO DRAW , but they will not be eligible for honorable mention.

Participation in the call implies full and unreserved acceptance of these conditions. If there is any doubt or concern with the regulation, please send an email to

Important dates:

 Deadline for submission of works: October 15, 2022

List of selected virtual exhibition: October October 18

List of selected physical exhibition: October October 20

END POLIO DRAW 3 Release : October 24, 2022

Entry form

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