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Awards and Competitions


Awards and Competitions

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with other institutions organizes several competitions in different artistic and cultural disciplines.

  • The New York Prize for Young Emerging Italian Artists
  • The Flaiano Prize for Italian Studies

The Ministry also offers numerous Prizes and contributions for translations of Italian literary and audiovisual works.

TRANSLATION GRANTS from the Ministry. Deadlines: first session, 31 March; second session: 30 September. Full details and instructions (in Italian) here and here.

Italy offers many international, national, regional, provincial and local prizes which are open to both Italian citizens and foreigners.



Architecture and design


Cinema & Photography

  • Concorso Internazionale di Danza Città di Spoleto
  • Premio Firenze per le Culture di Pace dedicato a Tiziano Terzani Ediz. 2012
  • Concorso Internazionale di Poesia - Castello di Duino - Trieste
  • Premio Internazionale Mare-movimento, arte, racconto, espressione\
  • Premio Letterario Internazionale "Alessandro Manzoni" - Città di Lecco
Research Studies, Essays, Translations