In cooperation with Dwango's Nico Nico Manga and Kadokawa's web manga service Comic Walker, Kochi Prefecture's Manga Kingdom Tosa Promotion Council will hold a new manga contest "World Manga Senbatsu." The contest will invite entries from not only Japan but other countries in the world as well.
Its currently available information are:
More details including its theme will be announced on August 5th, in the closing ceremony of the 27th
multipurpose hall in Kochi-city, Kochi Prefecture.
PR poster for the 27th National High School Manga Championship of Japan/Manga Koshien
Learn about Manga Koshien in "Please tell me! Hot-blooded Kochi! Part 1" video with English subtitles
Source: Manga Kindom Tosa Promotion Council press release