2018 Danica Seleskovitch Prize: Call for nominations

Prestigious award granted every two years for outstanding service to the interpreting profession or original research in translation studies.

Danica Seleskovitch

The twelfth Danica Seleskovitch Prize will be awarded by the Danica Seleskovitch Association in 2018.

The Prize was established in 1991 to carry forward the work of Danica Seleskovitch and is awarded to professional conference interpreters and translation scholars.

Your contribution is essential.

It is your privilege to nominate a candidate in recognition of their outstanding service to the interpreting profession or their original research in translation studies.

If you would like to nominate a colleague who meets these criteria and would be worthy of the Prize, we would be delighted to receive your application.

Nominations for the 2018 Prize should be submitted to the Association by July 31, 2017 at the latest. The award ceremony will take place early in 2018 in the Danica Seleskovitch Lecture Hall at the Ecole Supérieure d'Interprètes et de Traducteurs (ESIT), University of Paris 3 - Sorbonne Nouvelle.

The value of the Prize is €2,000.

Please send your nomination[1] in the form of a full and detailed application file and a list of supporting colleagues[2] to the following address: prix@pnvuqeam1.danica-seleskovitch.org.

Please find more information here: http://www.danica-seleskovitch.org/prix.html


List of previous laureates

  • 1992    Walter Keiser
  • 1994    Philippe Séro-Guillaume         
  • 1996    Gérard Ilg
  • 1999    Jungwha Choi
  • 2002    Marianne Lederer
  • 2005    Jennifer Mackintosh and Christopher Thiéry
  • 2007    Renée Van Hoof-Haferkamp
  • 2009    Miriam Shlesinger
  • 2012    Ingrid Kurz
  • 2014    Christiane Driesen
  • 2016    Myriam de Beaulieu

[1] If you do not receive an acknowledgement of your application, please send it again or contact the Association.

[2] Only those nominations accompanied by full and detailed supporting documentation will be considered. Colleagues should refrain from nominating themselves.


Recommended citation format:
AIIC. "2018 Danica Seleskovitch Prize: Call for nominations". aiic.net May 20, 2017. Accessed August 18, 2017. <http://aiic.net/p/7996>.



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