Also in 2019, the S. Fischer Foundation will support translators of German-language literature by making available Schritte-Fellowships. Eligible to apply for a one-month stay in LCB and a 2.000 EUR gramt, are translators from Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Albania, and Turkey.
The Robert Bosch Foundation in cooperation with the Literary Colloquium Berlin have published a new call for applications for the Crossing Borders Programme. For the first time, applications for all African countries are possible.
The Austrian Federal Chancellery in cooperation with KulturKontakt Austria provides 50 residency grants for the year 2019 in Austria. Eligible for this grant programme are foreign artists, including writers and literary translators. Applications can be submitted online at artists-in-residence-austria. The submission deadline is 30th September 2018.