The Polish Book Institute, the Polish Cultural Institute London and the Polish Cultural Institute New York are now accepting nominations for this year’s edition of the Found in Translation award, honoring the best translation of Polish literature into English in 2019.
The Found in Translation Award includes a one-month residency in Kraków, an honorarium of 2,000 zlotys, travel to and from Kraków funded by the Polish Book Institute, and a cash prize of 16,000 zlotys funded in equal parts by the Polish Book Institute, the PCI London and the PCI New York.
Translations published in book form in 2019 qualify for nomination. Individuals or organizations in Poland and abroad may nominate candidates to the Book Institute (by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org). The nomination should include a justification for choosing the candidate, the candidate’s address, and the address of the nominator.
Please send the nominations by 31st January 2020.