The early bird deadline for entries into The 2010 Loerie Awards is 16 April 2010. Entries before this date will receive a 5% discount. The Loeries is open to work conceived and produced anywhere in Africa and the Middle East, including island states off the African coast like the Seychelles or Mauritius. This year, international crafts can be entered if the person nominated for the craft is from the eligible region. For more info, go to the Bizcommunity Loeries special section or www.theloerieawards.co.za.