For translators

Sample translations for translators

Translators abroad and in Norway can apply to NORLA for subsidies for sample translations from Norwegian books of interest.

It is possible to apply for funding for sample translations of fiction and non-fiction for children and adults.
The translation must be directly from Norwegian.

Sample Translation Subsidy for Translators

Translators must document that the assignment has been cleared with the rightsholder and also enclose a CV.

A special application form shall be used.
Applications are processed in monthly meetings, year-round (no deadline).

Read more (in Norwegian) here.

In the event the sample translation should be cancelled, NORLA is to be notified.

Books from Norway provides you with information in English about Norwegian literature in all genres. The information is provided by rightsholders and NORLA.

Norway as Guest of Honour at Frankfurter Buchmesse

Norway was Guest of Honour at the Frankfurter Buchmesse 2019. Please visit our website for information about the project, news and events.

Frankfurt 2019