American-Scandinavian Foundation/American-Scandinavian Foundation Translation Prize

Two prizes are awarded for outstanding English translations of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose originally written in Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish. The Nadia Christensen Prize includes a $2,500 award, publication of an excerpt in Scandinavian Review, and a commemorative bronze medallion. The Leif and Inger Sjöberg Award, given to an individual whose literature translations have not previously been published, includes a $2,000 award, publication of an excerpt in Scandinavian Review, and a commemorative bronze medallion.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,000 - $2,500
Number of Awards
2
Application Deadline
June 15
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Literature/English/Writing
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Fellowships and Grants
American-Scandinavian Foundation
Address
58 Park Avenue
City, State, Zip
New York, NY , 10016
Telephone
(212) 779-3587
E-mail
grants@amscan.org
Website
Website

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