The American Academy of Poets has just added a new translation prize, the Ambroggio Prize, to its other yearly translation prizes. The Ambroggio Prize is a $1000 award for a book-length manuscript of poetry translated from Spanish; the winning book will be published by Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe. This year’s judge will be Alberto Ríos, applications due Feb. 15, 2018.
Other awards offered by The American Academy of Poets include the Raiziss/de Palchi Translation Awards for translations into English of modern Italian poetry, and the Harold Morton Landon Translation Award, for a poetry collection translated from any language into English. For application guidelines and more information, visit the American Academy of Poets website.