TRANSLATION GRANTS FOR COMICS & ILLUSTRATED WORKS
The Support Program for the Translation and Publication of Brazilian Authors, created by Biblioteca Nacional (Brazilian National Library), aims to disseminate Brazilian culture and literature abroad by offering financial support for translation and publication of works by Brazilians authors abroad. The Program is offered to foreign publishers who wish to translate works by Brazilian authors – previously published in Portuguese in Brazil – into any language, both in print or digital format, including publishing or distribution.
Deadlines: August 12, 2020
Grants and funding for translations of Balearic Literature may be applied for by foreign publishers and translators. Grants may also be applied for to cover travel costs, printing costs, and promotional costs for translations of Balearic books recently published abroad.
Deadlines: November 30, 2019
Grants for covering translation fees upon publication can be applied for by publishers and theatres. Grants may also be applied for to cover production costs for illustrated works.
Deadlines: February 15, 2020
Grants and funding for translations of Finnish literature can be applied for by foreign publishers and translators. Grants may also be applied for to cover travel costs, printing costs, and promotional costs for translations of Finnish books recently published abroad. Publishers can also apply for grants to commission a translation sample or full summary of the work they are considering for publication, which are reviewed every two weeks instead.
Deadlines: November 1, 2019
The Foreign Ministry grants two types of financial incentives: 1. Grants for the translation of unpublished Italian work abroad and to the production, dubbing and subtitling of short and feature films and TV series. 2. Awards to Italian works translated abroad.
Deadlines: March 31, 2020
The Swedish Art Council gives out grants for production, translation, and author's visit to foreign countries. For translation, the applied sum should correspond to the sum agreed with the translator according to the translator contract. A maximum sum of SEK 10 000 can be applied as production support, only for fully illustrated four-colour picture-books, non-fiction or comics and graphic novels.
Deadlines: December 30, 2019