Austrian Ministry of Culture

The Austrian Ministry of Culture (Bundesministerium für Kunst und Kultur, Verfassung und Medien) provides a number of grants, awards, bursaries and prizes in support of translation and translators. There are awards for Austrian literary translators and foreign translators of Austrian literature, project grants for translations of Austrian/foreign literature, travel bursaries for foreign and Austrian translators, grants to assist the purchase of books and equipment for literary translators, subsidies towards the translation costs of literature written by contemporary Austrian authors, a state prize for translation, grants, bursaries and a prize for translators of humanities into German or a minority language spoken in Austria. Other stipends, bursaries and scholarships are available.

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