A contest dedicated to the life and works of William Saroyan

01 Mar 2022

The William Saroyan House Museum is happy to introduce you that "Sossi Khanikyan" and the "Renaissance" Cultural and Intellectual foundations jointly announce a contest dedicated to William Saroyan's life and literature, with two nominations, scientific article and essay.


✅ the author should be 25-40 years old

✅ the article or the essay should not have been published or printed before (online or printed)

✅ must contain 4500-6000 characters

✅ should be in Armenian language

Along with the article or the essay, it is also required to send a short bio of the author (education, title, previously published works, links)

🏆 Prize:

The winners of each nomination will win a financial prize in the amount of AMD 200.000, and the works will be published on professional platforms, which will contribute to the popularization of William Saroyan's life and literature.

📅 The acceptance of the applications will start on 1 March 2022 and will be over by 30 April 2022.

📩 The applications should be submitted to info@sossi.foundation email address.

The results will be announced from 1 to 10 June 2022.