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National prizes for translations



National prizes for translations

The Italian Embassy informs that the Ministry for Cultural Activities assigns national prizes for translations. The deadline for submitting applications is 28th February 2019. More information is available in Circular 9 of 14th March 2011, as well as in the dedicated section of the MiBAC website (

There are four prizes, to be awarded respectively to:

1 - a translator in Italian of one or more works from another classical or modern language or dialect;

2 - a translator in a foreign language of one or more works in Italian or dialect;

3 - an Italian publisher for works translated from another classical or modern language or dialect;

4 - a foreign publisher for works in Italian or in dialect translated into other languages.

For any information, applicants can contact the Secretariat of National Prizes for Translation - Ministry for Cultural Activities - Directorate General for Libraries and Cultural Institutes - Service II - tel. 0039 06 67235084, mail