Translations from, to and within South Eastern Europe


Schritte Fellowship for 2017


adimlarSince 2007, the S. Fischer Foundation offers fellowships to translators of German literature from Turkey and from countries of Southeast Europe. The fellowships consist of the four-week stay in the Literary Colloquium Berlin. The program has recently been extended to translators to Belarussian, Polish and Ukrainian. Eligible to apply for 2017 are translators from Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Albania, and Turkey.

For translators to Albanian, a special fellowship has been established – the Ardian Klosi fellowship – in memory of the late translator Ardian Klosi. The applicants should have at least one published translation. The applicants should send to the e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the following documents: complete address with phone number and e-mail, short biography and professional experience, bibliography, work plan for Berlin and the desired period of stay (1 month) in 2017. Deadline for applications: September 20, 2016.

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