• This program is currently closed.

Amount:

No fixed amount

Type of Program:

Grant


Description:

The Frankfurt 2020: Incentive for Purchasing Translation Rights and for Publishing in German provides funding for the translation of Canadian literary and non-literary works into German and the expenses for associated promotional and production costs.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to 50% of translation costs to a maximum of $20,000.
Funding is up to $2,000 to cover promotion expenses.
Funding is up to $4,000 to cover production expenses for certain types of books.


When It Ends:

Ongoing

Deadline:

June 3, 2020

Eligibility:

Applicants must be book publishers operating in German-speaking markets.

Applications Steps:

1

Applications can be submitted by email (preferred method) or by mail/courier.

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must submit:

  1. 1
    their completed application form including responses to all the mandatory questions,
  2. 2
    their budget,
  3. 3
    a project description, a brief profile of their press and publishing mandate and their promotion plan,
  4. 4
    a pdf of the Canadian book to be translated sent by email, or a copy of the printed book submitted by mail,
  5. 5
    an up-to-date biography of the translator(s), which includes relevant translation and publication credits,
  6. 6
    a copy of the contract or letter of intent signed by the applicant and the translation-rights holder (publisher, author, literary agent, etc.),
  7. 7
    a copy of the contract or letter of intent signed by the applicant and the translator,
  8. 8
    a completed checklist.

Other Things to Note:

Program no longer active at the beginning of 2021.

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