Gadda Giovani is the junior category of the Edinburgh Gadda Prize. The Prize was established in 2010 at Edinburgh University. 161 school boys and girls were shortlisted as part of Gadda Giovani 2013 | Detecting Italy II. 16 made to the Finals. They came from all over Italy. Their task was to detect Italy in the manner of Gadda through text and other media submissions. They joined forces with the winners of Scottish Gadda Juniors 2012.
Gadda Giovani 2013 took place in Rome, Montecassino and Cassino, 4-6 May 2013.