Grant Application

In 2017 a total of six grants will be awarded.

Residency hall for scholarship-holders of the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony, Dresden-Hellerau

Four scholarships, each for a six- to eight-week stay during the period from March through December 2017, are being offered. The scholarship includes a purse of 1500 Euros. The scholarship holder will also receive an additional allowance of 250 Euros for meals. Travel expenses will be borne by the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony.

Seminar Centre Gut Siggen of the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S.

Two scholarships, each for a six- to eight-week stay during the period from May till October 2017, are being offered. The scholarships also include a purse of 1500 Euros, and include full board and lodging in the seminar house free of charge. Travel expenses will be borne by the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S.

This offer is primarily directed at translators of German literature (novels, poetry and essays) who live outside Germany.

At least two large-scale published translations as well as a concluded publication contract for the translation being worked on during your stay are required as preconditions for an application.

Translations of contemporary German fiction will be given priority in the selection process.

The Literature and Translation Grants Department at the Goethe-Institut headquarters is accepting applications through 20 February 2017, and will arrive at its decisions in close consultation with its cooperation partners. All applicants will be notified as quickly as possible.

Application

To: Goethe-Institut
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Attachements
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Gut Siggen
Dresden-Hellerau
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