Please complete the below form to register your interest in the Anthea Bell Prize for Young Translators 2023-24. You will receive creative translation resources for five languages (French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish) and competition tasks. The resources will be made available in September 2023, December 2023, January 2024, and the competition window will be open from mid-February until the end of March 2024.

Here you can also confirm if you would like to receive information about our International Book Club for Schools, Re-viewing the World, and Creative Translation Workshops run in schools by undergraduate ambassadors. Please note that the workshops will run in schools in summer term 2024. In-person workshops will be available to schools in certain areas of the UK, and we hope to offer virtual workshops to schools in other areas.

The data on this form relates to your registration of interest in the Anthea Bell Prize for Young Translators. The date and time of your submission, your identity and the details of your school will all be stored, but will not be used for any purpose other than administering the competition and recording your registration to the competition.

If you experience any problems completing and submitting the online form, please contact us by email on

Anthea Bell Prize
Are you a Subject or Curriculum Lead?
Please indicate the geographical area in which your school is located. International Schools can register to receive resources but are not currently eligible to enter the competition. We will be running a pilot strand of the competition for British Overseas Schools in 2023 and we hope to open the competition out to all international schools in subsequent years.
Type of School
Is your school part of an academy chain?
If you answered 'Other', or if you feel your school does not fit into the categories offered above, please specify the school type.
Schools in Wales
The competition runs from French into Welsh across all levels. Bilingual French-Welsh/English resources are available for levels 1 and 2; more resources and languages will be added in 2023-24. Please indicate if your students will translate into Welsh.
Mandarin Teachers
If you are a Mandarin teacher, is your school part of the Swire Chinese Language Programme?
Mandarin Teachers
If you are a Mandarin teacher, is your school part of the Mandarin Excellence Programme?
Please indicate for which language(s) you are interested in receiving resources and competition tasks.
Translation Exchange Initiatives
If you are interested in receiving information about other programmes for schools run by the Translation Exchange, please indicate this by checking the relevant box(es) below. You can find out more about all of these by following the links given above.