The Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) invites translators to apply for Paul Celan Fellowships for the period of 2017-18. The fellowships are aimed to support translation of canonical texts and contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies from Eastern to Western, Western to Eastern, or between two Eastern European languages. Deadline for applications for a three- to six-month fellowship in Vienna is February 6, 2017.
Qendra Multimedia in cooperation with TRADUKI and Goethe-Institut offers six four-week fellowships in Pristina within the program Pristina has no river. Eligible to apply are writers and translators from Southeast Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, and Macedonia) and from Germany. Deadline for applications is January 20, 2017.
The Translation House Looren invites to the sixth “Über Kreuz” workshop for editors and literary translators translating into German. The focus of the workshop between 7-11 April 2017 will be children's and youth literature.