The CEI Award for Young Writers is promoted by the Central European Initiative (CEI) and the Slovene Writers’ Association (SWA) within the Vilenica International Literary Festival. The Award aims at promoting the young generation of writers and supporting the circulation of their literary works through the translation in the languages of the CEI countries. 

The Call for Applications is open to writers under 40 (born after 1981 – from 1 January 1982 onwards) from the CEI Member States. Applicants must have at least one work published in a book form. The submitted work for the translation must be a literary work.

Applications shall be submitted by 24 June 2021 (23:59 CEST). 

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