Awards

In order to motivate theatre workers in the field of theatre for children and young people and increase social visibility of its activities, ASSITEJ Serbia has established three awards:

Artistic Achievement Award

Special Contribution Award for promotion of culture for children and young people

Award for Best Play for Children and Young People

ASSITEJ Artistic Achievement Award was established in 2006 and is awarded annually, within the main selection of TIBA festival, by a three-member jury appointed by the ASSITEJ Serbia Executive board. The jury always includes the winner from the previous year.

Special Contribution Award for promotion of culture for children and young people was established in 2007 and is given to institutions and individuals as recognition for their continued long standing and innovative endeavours in the field of theatre for children and young people, for artistic development and education of children and young people.

Award for Best Play for Children and Young People

In an attempt to support playwrights and promote new plays, ASSITEJ, in cooperation with “Duško Radović” Little Theatre and Sterijino Pozorje, has established the Award for Best Play for Children and Young People written in Serbian, in 2011. Under the auspices of The Ministry of Culture, the prize will be awarded biannually. The first call for entries was issued in October 2011 and the prize will be awarded in March 2012.