Kobzar Literary Award

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KOBZAR Book Award is a biennial literary award that "recognizes outstanding contributions to Canadian literary arts by authors who develop a Ukrainian Canadian theme with literary merit". [1] The prize is C$ 25,000. [1] It is awarded in one of several genres: literary non-fiction, fiction, poetry, young readers' literature, plays, screenplays and musicals. [1] The award was established in 2003 by the Shevchenko Foundation and the inaugural ceremony was held in 2006. [1]

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  2. 1 2 "Kobzar Literary Award 2006 finalists are announced". The Ukrainian Weekly. February 19, 2006. Retrieved October 27, 2012.
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