Translation Prizes

Robert Fitzgerald Translation Prize

The Robert Fitzgerald Prize is awarded annually by the BU Translation Seminar to the winners of a competition for the best literary translations from any language into English. The competition is open to both undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at BU.

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Shmuel Traum Translation Prize

The Shmuel Traum Prize was funded by his granddaughter, Aviya Kushner to honor his memory after his death in 1998. It is awarded for works in poetry, fiction, or drama translated into English from French, German, or Hebrew. The competition is open to both undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at BU.

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