Adelbert von Chamisso Prize

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The Adelbert von Chamisso Prize (German, Adelbert-von-Chamisso-Preis) is a German literary award established in 1985, given to a work whose author's mother tongue is not German, as was the case for Adelbert von Chamisso. The 15,000 € (2007) prize is awarded during the Frankfurt Book Fair.


In addition to the main prize one or more "promotional prizes" (Förderpreis) are awarded, shown in this list as "(PP)".


  1. ^ a b "The Prizewinners by year". Robert Bosch Stiftung. Retrieved 18 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Kate Bowen (Feb 29, 2012). "Czech-born author Stavaric claims coveted foreign-language writing prize". Deutsche Welle. Retrieved Feb 29, 2012. 


  • Robert Bosch Stiftung (edit.): Viele Kulturen eine Sprache. Adelbert-von-Chamisso-Preisträgerinnen und Preisträger 1985–2007, Stuttgart 2007

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