Sample Translation Grants

Application deadline is 15 February 2021

Publishers, agents, translators and authors may apply for sample translations grants of Icelandic literature into foreign languages.

Publishers, agents, translators and authors abroad, as well as in Iceland, may apply to the Icelandic Literature Center for sample translations grants of Icelandic literature into foreign languages.

The sample should be send to the Icelandic Literature Center before the evaluation.

The following documents must be attached:

  • The translator's C.V. and previously translated and published titles. The translator has to translate into his/her mother tongue (native language)

Application deadline is annually on 15 February and 15 September. Application forms are available online, four weeks before the deadline, and are being processed within 6 weeks.