Translation Fund for Literature FAQs
Yes. You must provide copies of rights agreements for all titles in the series. You may include more than one title in the same application. You may also submit separate applications for each title. A maximum of two applications per publisher/applicant is allowed per round.
No. We need evidence that you hold the rights to the work in the application.
Yes. However, you will need to provide a copy of the rights agreement and details of how the work will be published and distributed if there is no publisher in place. Applications from translators who don’t have a publisher in place can be submitted to Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups.
Yes. However, most of the funds should go towards the costs of translation.
Yes. However, you will need to explain how the funds will be allocated. The funds should not be used for printing and editorial costs.
No. We can only pay grants in Australian dollars. Please make sure your bank can transact in Australian dollars or has an established relationship with an intermediary bank that can.
If you need help with your application, contact Artists Services.