Category Archives: Prizes

The American Literary Translators Association Announces a New Prize for Translation in Conjunction with the Spain-USA Foundation

January 11, 2022—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is delighted to announce, in conjunction with the Spain-USA Foundation, the inception of a new award for translation: The Spain-USA Foundation Translation Award (SUFTA)! The award, which will be judged and conferred … Continue reading

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ICM Global South Translation Awards Open for Applications

The Institute for Comparative Modernities at Cornell University is accepting applications from translators for a grant of up to $5,000 for translations of works from the Global South (Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean) into English. The awards will range … Continue reading

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Malinda A. Markham Translation Prize Open for Submissions

Deadline extended to November 7! Are you sitting on a manuscript of poetry in translation? This could be your chance! The Malinda A. Markham Translation Prize from Saturnalia Books is considering manuscripts translated by female-identifying translators of female-identifying poets. This … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2021 National Translation Award in Poetry: Allegria

October 16, 2021—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2021 National Translation Award (NTA) in Poetry! 2021 marks the twenty-third year for the NTA, and the seventh year to award separate prizes in … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the 2021 National Translation Award in Prose: No Presents Please

October 16, 2021—The American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2021 National Translation Award (NTA) in Prose! 2021 marks the twenty-third year for the NTA, and the seventh year to award separate prizes in … Continue reading

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