Hessian Cultural Prize

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Hessian Cultural Prize
Awarded forspecial achievements in art, science and cultural mediation
Sponsored by Government of Hesse
Location Hesse
Country Germany
Reward(s)45,000 Euro
Website Official website OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg

The Hessian Cultural Prize (German : Hessischer Kulturpreis) is an annual German culture prize awarded by the Government of Hesse. The prize was established in 1982. With a trophy of 60,000 German marks, now 45,000 Euro, it is currently the highest endowed culture prize in Germany.



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