The Stephen Spender Prize

Closed for 2019, re-opening 2020. The Stephen Spender Prize promotes literature in translation with an annual prize for translated poems. Entrants must be UK or Irish citizens or residents. There are three categories: Open (adult); 18-and-under, for entrants still 18 on the closing date; and 14-and-under, for entrants still 14 on the closing date. Winners receive a cash prize and have their poems printed in a pamphlet and on the Stephen Spender Trust website.