The Danish Arts Council’s Committee for Literature has a number of international support provisions. These support provisions are directed towards publishers, translators, foreign institutions and authors seeking support for travel or translations concerned with literary projects.
The support funds are proportioned among the following five pools:
The sample translation pool Grants for translators and publishers for sample translations. The translation pool Grants for publishers for coverage of translation costs. Literary exchange pool Support is granted to cover costs with respect to the participation of Danish authors in literature festivals, readings, and promotion in connection with publications abroad. Support is granted on the same grounds to foreign authors travelling to Denmark. Read more
Travel grants for translators Translators who have published at least two translations may apply for grants for specific purposes, as well as for trips of some duration for the purpose of supplementary linguistic and cultural training.
General Funds Subsidies for publications of translated Danish literature.
Applications should be submitted to:
The Danish Arts Council’s Committee for Literature
H.C. Andersens Boulevard 2
DK- 1553 Copenhagen V
Fax: +45 33 74 50 65
The Literature Centre is the Secretariat of the Arts Council’s Committee for Literature
Support Guidelines as pdf
Danish Arts Agency / Literature Centre H.C. Andersens Boulevard 2 Copenhagen DK-1553 Tel: +45 33 74 45 00