Austrian State Prize for European Literature

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The Austrian State Prize for European Literature (Österreichischer Staatspreis für Europäische Literatur [1]), also known as the European Literary Award (Europäischer Literaturpreis), is a literary prize in Austria awarded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Art to European writers. Established in Vienna in 1965, the prize is endowed with a purse of 25,000 € (2007).[2]

Award winners[edit]


  1. ^ Österreichische StaatspreisträgerInnen für Europäische Literatur (German)
  2. ^ Austrian Staatpreis news release on 2007 prizewinner, A. L. Kennedy and past winners. Last accessed: March 7, 2008.
  3. ^ "John Banville erhält den Österreichischen Staatspreis für Europäische Literatur 2013". (in Austrian). April 23, 2013. Retrieved April 23, 2013.