The European Union Prize for Literature

The European Union Prize for Literature is an annual prize awarded to the best emerging European writers with the aim to emphasize creativity, diversity and wealth of contemporary European literature, to promote circulation of works of European literature, to encourage international book selling, to encourage interest in publishing, book selling and readership, especially when it comes to works created in other European countries.

More on the procedure, but also the prize itself can be found on the website of the European Commission and the European Union Prize for Literature.