News

The largest number of grants for translation of Icelandic literature are into Danish, Macedonian and Czech - 5.14.18

60 grants awarded for translation of Icelandic literature into 29 languages, in the first allocation round of two for this year.

Read more

Translations into Icelandic – 19 grants awarded in the first round of two this year - 5.8.18

Among the numerous grant projects are works by authors Yuval Noah Harari, Tara Westover, Pedro Juan Gutiérrez, Heather Morris and Benjamin Chaud.

Read more

New grants for Children's and Young Adult books, to be launched next year - 5.8.18

It is with great pleasure that we can announce an important milestone towards our goal of providing more books for children and young adults.

Read more

A record number! 96 grants were awarded for translations of Icelandic literary works into 29 foreign languages in 2017 - 5.9.18

Kapumyndir-hruga-okt-2017_1520853966832

The works will be translated into English (15 titles), French (12 titles), Danish (8 titles), German (6 titles), and Macedonian (5) to name a few of the languages.

Read more