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Sawiris Cultural Award 2020

EDITION 16

For eligibility requirements please click HERE

If you are a talented writer who wants to participate in the competition, please click HERE to fill in the application form.

 

Sawiris Foundation for Social Development is pleased to announce its call for applications for the 16th edition of Sawiris Cultural Award for the best novel, short stories, screenplay, play-writing and literary critique.

AWARD PRIZES:

Best Novels & Collections of Short Stories

ESTABLISHED WRITERS
EGP 150,000 for the best novel
EGP 150,000 for the best collection of short stories

EMERGING WRITERS
First Prize
EGP 100,000 for the best novel
EGP 100,000 for the best collection of short stories
The Translation Award for the Best Novel (First Prize)

Second Prize
EGP 70,000 for the best novel
EGP 70,000 for the best collection of short stories

Best Screenplay

ESTABLISHED SCREENWRITERS
EGP 150,000

EMERGING SCREENWRITERS
EGP 80,000

Best Playwritings
First prize: EGP 150,000
Second prize:  EGP 80,000

Best Literature Critique
EGP 100,000

For eligibility requirements please click HERE

If you are a talented writer who wants to participate in the competition, please click HERE to fill in the application form.

We wish all applicants the best of luck