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Literature

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Find out about the different funding options and submit your application.

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Online promotion of Swiss literature and translation

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Pro Helvetia promotes professional contemporary Swiss literary creation with a view to ensuring its diversity as well as its national and international reach. It supports the creation of new literary works and their translation, the dissemination of Swiss literature outside Switzerland and cultural exchange within Switzerland. As a national foundation, Pro Helvetia only supports projects of cross-regional or international significance and supplements the promotional activities of Switzerland’s cantons and cities.

What we support

The guidelines for applicants set out the procedure for submitting a funding application in the field of literature to the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia. They also explain the assessment criteria, procedures, deadlines and appeals process.

Guidelines for Applicants: Literature

 

 

Team

Reina Gehrig
Head of Literature

Jennifer Bigelow
Literature Specialist (German)

Ana Gysi
Literature Specialist (Italian)

Aurélia Maillard Despont
Literature Specialist (French)

Eva Stensrud
Literature Specialist (German)