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Translators in Residency

Grants targeted at international translators for residency stays in Catalonia

Introduction

The applicant should consult the Grant Rules and the Grant Call, given that some changes have been made with respect to previous years. The application forms filled out must be from the current year 2019.

This summary is for information purposes only and is not legally binding.

PURPOSE

Grants to translators working on the translation of works originally written in Catalan for residency stays in Catalonia lasting from two to six weeks (except August).

Through this grant, recipients may use an apartment at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) campus and will receive an allowance for living expenses.

RECIPIENTS

Professionals working on a translation of Catalan literature (fiction, non-fiction, poetry or drama), who are not domiciled in Catalonia and have a contract with a publisher to translate the work.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION

  1. Foreign applicants (self-employed individuals and legal entities) requesting an Institut Ramon Llull grant for the first time. In this case, accreditation is required. The Ramon Llull Institut is responsible for generating and sending this after having verified the documentation accrediting the applicant’s identity.

The accreditation (user and password) is valid for five years from the date of issue, unless there is some change in the documents provided, of which the IRL must be informed.

Please take into account that you should request your accreditation at least 48 hours before the application deadline.

Documentation to be presented

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

APPLICATION DATES

This line of grants has one call.

Application forms may be presented from the day after the date of publication in the DOGC (January 31, 2019) until May 13, 2019.

VIRTUAL OFFICE

Documents can be consulted online at the IRL virtual office.

Additional documentation, when necessary, and supporting documents can be uploaded to the IRL website through the virtual office.

CONtact

General inquiries: Marc Dueñas (mduenas@llull.cat).

Regarding the application process: 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 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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