DID YOU KNOW ?
The world's richest award for a single work of fiction is US $ 115,000/-. It is called the International IMPAC literature award.
Translations of fiction are also eligible for the award.
Full Details of the procedures , rules and conditions of the award can be found on their Website at www.impacdublinaward.ie
KATHA, New Delhi publishes and awards translations of Indian literature.
Sahitya Academi, New Delhi commissions and awards translations of literature annually as do most state Sahitya Akademies.
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