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Translating in residence

Atrium EÜK Straelen

More information on selection criteria and application

PDF Call for applications Straelen

PDF Call for applications Arles

Guidelines for applicants Translation

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Pro Helvetia is offering residency grants in conjunction with the Europäisches Übersetzer-Kollegium (EÜK) in Straelen and the Collège International des Traducteurs Littéraires (CITL) in Arles.

The offer is aimed at literary translators from Switzerland and international translators of Swiss literature. They can apply for residencies of various lengths in Straelen and Arles to work on a translation project.

Applications can be submitted at any time.


Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal (myprohelvetia.ch) by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.