|Latvian Literary Translation Scholarships|
Twice a year, the Culture Capital Foundation in co-operation with Latvian Literature Centre announces a scholarship competition for translators of Latvian fiction, drama and children's literature.
Scholarships for translation of fiction
Applications are accepted from any Latvian or foreign publisher who wishes to publish a Latvian author's work, or any translator who has a contract with a Latvian or foreign publisher for the translation of a work.
The following documents must be submitted to the competition:
Scholarships for translation of fiction samples
supports the preparation of sample translations of previously published
or unpublished fiction, drama and children's literature. Applicants must
be Latvian or foreign publishers who wish to become acquainted with and
evaluate a Latvian author's work, translators who wish to translate a
sample of a work for a specific publisher, or translators who simply wish
to improve their professional skills (to apply to the competition a contract
with a publisher is not necessary).
for submissions for 2004: April 20th and October 20th