Nominees ECI literature prize get 5000 euro prize money
From the next edition of the ECI literature prize will now also be the nominated authors from whom the book is awarded a prize, a sum of 5.000 euro.
The winning book of the ECI literature prize will receive 50,000 euros.
The prize, previously known as the AKO literature prize, has been in existence since 1987 and is intended for the best Dutch-language literary book in the categories of fiction and non-fiction. A jury of beroepsrecensenten from the Netherlands and Flanders, and determines the winner.
The shortlist of contenders will be Wednesday, september 13, well-known and the winner follows on 9 november.