Japanese – The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation Translation Prize

The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation (GBSF) Translation Prize is an annual award of £3,000 for translations into English of full-length Japanese-language works of literary merit and general interest.  

Generously supported by the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation, the prize will be awarded for the first time in February 2024.


The 2023 Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation Translation Prize is now open for submissions.


The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation Translation Prize will open for submissions on 1 January 2023

  • Entries must be translations from Japanese into English.
  • Entries must have been published in the UK between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2023.
  • Submissions must be made by the UK print publisher. 

For any queries, please email [email protected]

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