Translation Prizes

Awarded annually, biennially or every three years, our translation prizes recognize outstanding translations from works in Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Swedish.  

Our Translation Prizes evening is hosted every year with over £10,000 presented to winning and commended translators. 

Find out about the winners of the 2018 Translation Prizes and the 2017 Translation Prizes winners.

The 2019 Translation Prizes will be awarded in 2020 at the Knowledge Centre, British Library on Wednesday 12 February. Click here to find out more and book tickets

With thanks to support from the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS).