The Icelandic Literature Center and The Writers’ Union of Iceland offer residency grants (http://www NULL.islit NULL.is/en/grants/) for translators of Icelandic literature. Successful applicants will be granted residencies of two to four weeks in Gunnarshús (the writers’ residence in Reykjavík) in 2018, except for June-August.

Gunnarshús (white house in the middle)

The grant includes travel expenses, housing and a sum of ISK 30.000 per week – to cover living expenses during the stay.

The deadline for the next round of applications is 1 October 2017.

The online application form will be available here (https://form NULL.islit NULL.is/) four weeks before the application deadline.

 

Interior of Gunnarshús
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