Harvill Secker Young Translators’ Prize
Deadline August 30 (must be received by this date), formerly August 28. Recommended free contest awards 1,000 pounds for translators aged 18-34 with no more than one full-length published work of translation. Winner also will participate in a mentorship program from a well-known translator through the National Centre for Writing, and have their winning translation published online. The prize will focus on a different language each year. For 2019, the sponsor is looking for translations from French to English of a chosen extract from the novel 'De purs hommes' by Senegalese author Mohamed Mbougar Sarr.
Published: June 19, 2019