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Residences for foreign translators in Catalonia

Grants to foreign translators working in the translation of Catalan literature works, to stay in a residency in Catalonia.

Introduction

Informative summary of the public call for awarding grants to foreign translators working in the translation of Catalan literature works, to stay in a residency in Catalonia.

Applicants must carefully consult the Grant Guidelines (published at the DOGC in February 16, 2017) and the Grant Announcement (published at the DOGC in February 22, 2017). Application forms must correspond to the 2017 call forms.

The present summary document is merely informative and does not give rise in any case to any binding legal effect whatsoever for the Institut Ramon Llull.

PURPOSE

Support to translators working in the translation of Catalan literary works, through a stay in a residency in Catalonia.

Duration of the residency: between two and six weeks, excluding August weeks.

Beneficiaries will stay free of charge in an apartment on the campus of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), and will have an endowment to cover living expenses.

BENEFICIARIES

These grants are available to foreign translators working in the translation of Catalan literature works (fiction, poetry, drama).

The translator should live abroad, and should have signed a contract with a publishing house to translate the work.

Application submission

Documentation to be presented

  • Passport photocopy
  • CV
  • Copy of the translation contract
  • Publishing house brochure
  • Work plan for the residency

aplication deadlines

The deadlines for submitting applications for the two calls of the year 2017 are as follows:

  • Since February 23rd, 2017 until April 28, 2017
  • Since April 29, 2017 until June 1st, 2017

CONSULTING AND SUBMITTING DOCUMENTS

Files may be consulted electronically on the virtual office.

Any additional documents, if applicable, and supporting documents may be submitted in digitalized format through electronic means online in our virtual office, or alternatively submitted in person on paper.

In case of submitting supporting documents, please read this guide.

CONtact

General queries should be addressed to Marc Dueñas (mduenas@llull.cat).

The queries related to application and processing procedures should be addressed to Maria Jesús Alonso (mjalonso@llull.cat).

Sponsors of IRL projects

The Institut Ramon Llull

is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and theBarcelona 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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