|DALKEY ARCHIVE PRESS POST-GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS IN APPLIED LITERARY TRANSLATION|
Beginning in the fall of 2009, Dalkey Archive Press at the University of Illinois will be offering a unique opportunity for young translators working from world languages into English to gain experience in translation and publishing. This program is in response to the need to create the means for translators to take the next major step in their careers.
During the fellowship year, translators will:
Those interested in applying should submit the following by January 1, 2009:
Awards will be announced April, 2009. Fellowships will include an $18,000 stipend and medical benefits. Funding for this pilot program has been provided by an international consortium of agencies as a result of priorities established by Arts Council England to identify the best means for supporting young translators and developing a new generation of translators. In conjunction with Dalkey Archive Press, this program will be expanded upon in years to come.