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Avg. Amount Awarded
269
Days
September 1 2022
Application Deadline
3
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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  • Checkmark Application Form
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American-Scandinavian Foundation Translation Prize

Description

The American-Scandinavian Foundation annually awards three translation prizes for outstanding translations of poetry, fiction, drama, or literary prose written by a Nordic author born after 1900. The Nadia Christensen Prize includes, the Leif and Inger Sj?Âberg Prize and the Wigeland Prize. The prizes are for outstanding English translations of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose originally written in a Nordic language. Translations must be from the writing of one author, although not necessarily from a single work. Please include a one-paragraph description about the author. TranslatorÔÇÖs names SHOULD NOT appear on any page of their manuscripts, including the title page. Additional requirements include a CV.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded
$2,500
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Literature/English/Writing

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Translation permission letter, Copy of the translation
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Portfolio
  • Checkmark Resume
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