VOPS 24 – Call for Graphic Designer

Are you a keen designer with an interest in local LGBTQ+ history? 

If so then we invite you to apply for the position of design a book with photography and text of approximately 30 pages, alongside graphics for an exhibition commemorating the 20th Anniversary of Pride in Malta through photos, and interviews of individuals who were present during the first Pride march.

Terms of Reference

  • To determine, after consulting the MGRM’s team, the content and form of the media
  • To keep in mind the context of the project
  • Coordinate with MGRM’s team and provide critical input of the project
  • The creative liberty of the designer will be respected
  • Individuals or companies are welcome to apply

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants interested in the position of Book Designer should have:

  • Experience in editorial design, especially of books
  • Time Management 
  • Attention to detail
  • Sensitivity to LGBTIQ issues

Applicants must submit a CV and a portfolio with relevant experience demonstrating the ability to produce the work being contracted to the high quality sought.

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights belong to MGRM


Individuals may propose working jointly with one or more persons given the tight deadlines envisaged. This must be clearly stated in their submission. Bidders are to attach CV’s of each expert.

Following the adjudication, any subcontracting to third parties other than the selected service provider/s needs to be approved in writing by MGRM other than for technical elements such as translations or proof reading.

Bids, of a maximum of €1000, are to be sent to MGRM on mgrm@maltagayrights.org. For any queries, please contact Robert Attard on +356 99255559. Deadline is 23rd June 2024.

Provisional Timeline of Project

Call Deadline Application

23rd June 2024

Contracting of Selected Applicant

26th June 2024

Gathering of all Resources

10th July 2024

Final Draft available to MGRM

4th August 2024


12th August 2024

Book Launch & Exhibition

9th September 2024

This project has been funded through the Voluntary Organisations Project Scheme managed by the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector supported by the Ministry for Inclusion, Voluntary Organisations and Consumer Rights (MIVC).
This project reflects the views only of the author, and the MCVS cannot be held responsible for the content or any use which may be made of the information contained therein.