European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL)
The European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) recognises emerging fiction writers in Europe. Across cycles of three years, the award includes 41 countries participating in the Creative Europe programme of the European Union – an initiative aiming at strengthening Europe’s cultural and creative sectors. The EUPL was launched in 2009, and since then it has recognised 135 writers, through 12 editions. In 2020, laureates were designated in the following selected countries: Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, and Spain.