The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award – announcement of new laureate(s)


Who will be the winner of Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) 2021? This year,  262 nominees from 68 countries spread over 6 continents are in the running for the world’s most prestigious literature prize awarded to those who continue to work in the spirit of Astrid Lindgren. Is your country among them?


The 2021 ALMA laureate (or laureates) will be announced on March 30 on direct link from the youth library ‘TioTretton’  in Stockholm. The event will be streamed from the ALMA website starting from 13.00 CET.


To communicate the event, post on social media using suggested texts. For added local relevance, we recommend you include any local nominees with the post by browsing through the list of 262 nominees for the 2021 award or (2) checking the list of earlier laureates, this in order to find a candidate from your country or region.


@astridlindgrenmemorialaward on Instagram
AstridLindgrenMemorialAward on Facebook
@almaaward on Twitter

For press images, please contact local publisher or relevant stakeholders.


Also note the International Children’s Book Day on April 2.