Batang Kuwentista 2021

Online Children’s Storytelling Competition



Competition Mechanics


  1. Batang Lampara Batang Kuwentista 2021” is open to all Filipino citizens, Grades 1 – 3 students nationwide except children of current officers and employees of Lampara Publishing House, Inc., its agencies, and services and their relatives up to the second degree of consanguinity or affinity.
  2. Participants may use any Lampara book in their video entries. They can tell the story either in English or Filipino.
  3. Participants are allowed to use props, puppets, and costumes. (Video effects and animations are allowed but not required.)
  4. The storytelling video entry must be:
  • 5 – 7 minutes only
  • in landscape orientation (horizontal)


  1. Go to
  2. Fill out the form
  3. Attach storytelling video
  4. Attach picture of school ID or registration form
  5. Submit

*Each participant can submit one (1) entry only.

Important Dates:

June 1 - 30, 2021             Submission of Entries

June 30, 2021                    Deadline of Submission of Entries

July 16, 2021                      Online Announcement of Semi-finalists

August 13, 2021               Deadline of Storytelling Videos for Finals

August 16 - 20, 2021     Finalists Video Upload and Online Voting

August 31, 2021               Online Announcement / Awarding of Winners

*Online announcements and video uploading will be done on the official Lampara Books Facebook Page.



Grand Winner : P 20,000.00 cash prize + plaque and certificate
1st Runner Up : P 10,000.00 cash prize + medal and certificate
Finalists : P 3,000.00 cash prize + medal and certificate each

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Puwede bang sumali ang mga mag-aaral ng Grade 3 (SY 2020-2021)?

Yes! Puwede paring sumali ang mga mag-aaral ng Grade 3 noong school year 2020-2021.

  • Puwede bang sumali ang mga batang homeschooled?

Yes! Puwedeng sumali ang mga batang homeschooled. Basta sila ay nasa Grade 1 - Grade 3.

  • Kailangan bang official representative ng kanilang paaralan ang mga batang sasali?

Ngayong taon, hindi na namin nire-require na official representative ng kanilang paaralan ang mga batang sasali sa kompetisyon.

  • Mayroon bang registration fee?

Ngayong taon ay walang registration fee ang pagsali sa Batang Lampara, Batang Kuwentista.

  • Mayroon bang group category?

Ngayong taon ay walang group category ang Batang Lampara, Batang Kuwentista.

  • Puwede bang magpasa ng higit sa isang storytelling video ang isang bata?

Isang video lang bawat bata ang tatanggapin namin. Isang beses lang din maaaring magpasa ng video sa registration link o form.

*For inquiries, please e-mail

DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB-120299 Series of 2021