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Grant application process open for the promotion of Catalan and Aranese literature abroad

Literature.  22/06/2018

Grants are being awarded for activities in 2018 to promote Catalan and Aranese literature outside the linguistic territories of both countries. Applicants must consult the process rules, which can be found on the IRL website, and submit the online application before the established deadlines.




Grants for the promotion of Catalan and Aranese literature abroad cover the following activities: events abroad to promote Catalan and Aranese literature (international literary festivals, presentations and new translation promotion plans), monographic pieces on Catalan and Aranese literature in cultural journals and sample translations and dossiers on Catalan and Aranese literary works for use abroad. Expenses covered by the grant are detailed at this link.

Grant applications may be submitted from the day after the call for applications is published in the DOGC (Official Gazette of the Government of Catalonia) until October 5, 2018.

This grant is just one of the literature initiatives offered by the IRL; others include grants for publishers for translating Catalan literature, subsidies for writers to travel abroad, residencies for foreign translators in Catalonia, publishers’ fellowships and grants for the publication of illustrated books.

Applicants must consult the process rules, which can be found on the IRL website, and submit the online application before the established deadlines.

Sponsors of IRL projects

The Institut Ramon Llull

is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and the Barcelona City Council, and its mission is the promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad.

Generalitat de CatalunyaGovern Illes BalearsAjuntament de Barcelona

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