FILI translation grant application window now open!

October sees the start of the new application period for translation grants by the Finnish Literature Exchange (FILI), which funds some 300 translation projects per year. Foreign publishers are eligible for these grants, which support the translation of Finnish literature into foreign languages and the translation of international literature into Finnish. Our Frankfurt highlight titles are all eligible for application; see below for further details and reading material:

Thriller: The Angels of Hammurabi by Max Seeck (request material)
Fiction: Roots by Miika Nousiainen (request material)
Fantasy: Naondel by Maria Turtschaninoff (request material)
Middle-grade: Sisterland by Salla Simukka (request material)

Our Frankfurt 2016 adult fiction and children’s rights guides can be downloaded here

FILI’s grants can be applied for in the period 1st of October to 1st of November 2016. Results of the application period will be published in mid-December. Visit FILI for further information or follow the links for Application instructions and Online Application Forms