[Prize] The Stephen Spender Prize 2020 for poetry in translation
The Stephen Spender Prize 2020 for poetry in translation
in association with the Guardian
Translate into English any poem from any language – ranging from Arabic to Uzbek, from Danish to Somali—and win cash prizes!
You are warmly invited to enter the Stephen Spender Prize for poetry in translation, with categories for young people (14-and-under, 16-and-under, and 18-and-under) as well as an open category for adults. All entrants must be UK or Irish citizens or residents, or pupils at a British School overseas. Please study the guidelines below carefully, as some elements have changed from previous years.
Closing date: 17 July 2020
- Categories: 18-and-under, 16-and-under, 14-and-under, Open (adult)
- All winning entries published in a booklet
- Special ‘Spotlight’ prize for translation from Polish
- Top prize £1000