Institute for Human Sciences – Paul Celan Fellowship

Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) Vienna hosts the Paul Celan Fellowship for translators.

The program supports translations of canonical texts, contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies from Eastern to Western European languages or vice versa, or between two Eastern European languages. Special emphasis is put on translations of relevant works written by East European authors and/or female scholars. No applications for works of fiction and poetry are accepted.

Fellows spend 3 – 6 months in the IWM in Vienna and receive a monthly stipend. Further details and online application: