The Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (BMEIA) published a new call for applications for writers from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia and Serbia to apply for residential fellowships in Vienna in 2018. Selected candidates will get a free apartment in the centre of Vienna fort wo months as well as a monthly allowance of 1,050 EUR.
The publishing house Goga in cooperation with TRADUKI offers three fellowships for writers in 2017. With the support of other partners, Goga offers residential fellowships from September on. Eligible to apply are writers and translators from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia. Deadline for applications is May 30, 2017.
Until June 15, writers and translators can apply for a monthly stay in House of Literature and Translation in Sofia. In cooperation with TRADUKI, the Next Page Foundation launches there a new program for writers and translators in order to intensify the literary exchange within Southeast Europe and between Southeast Europe and German speaking countries. The fellowship allows writers and translators to focus on their current project, to use libraries and research centres, to establish contacts, to enjoy the cultural scene of Sofia and to present their work to the Bulgarian audience.