Harvill Secker Young Translators’ Prize
Deadline September 16 (must be received by this date), formerly August 30. 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 2020, the sponsor is looking for translations from Japanese to English of the short story 'Yakyoku' from the collection 'Shindeinaimono' by Japanese author Yusho Takiguchi. Complete entry form online and then email translation to the sponsor.
Published: July 28, 2020