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The results of our spring application round are online

FILI’s advisory board had its meeting 14 June and the list of awarded grants is now on our website: https://fili.fi/en/grants/past-grants/

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Editors’ Week fellowship in Helsinki 6-9.6.2022

Next week FILI will host six publishers of children’s and young adult literature. Our guests are Lindy Andersen (Bonnier Forlag, […]

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Finnish State Award for Foreign Translators to Kadri Jaanits

This year’s Finnish State Award for Foreign Translators goes to Kadri Jaanits, who is well known for the translation of […]

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Hannele Jyrkkä appointed as new Communication Manager of FILI

Hannele Jyrkkä was appointed by FILI as the new Communication Manager. Hannele Jyrkkä has worked as a journalist, dance critic […]

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The Spring application round started 1 April

The Spring application round has started and deadline for the applications is 1 May. In the spring round, grants for […]

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Additional funding for the translation of Ukrainian literature into Finnish

This year, FILI will direct additional funding to the translation of Ukrainian literature into Finnish. Grants can be applied for […]

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Results of our winter application round are online

FILI’s advisory board had its meeting 8 March and the list of awarded grants is now on our website. https://fili.fi/en/grants/past-grants/ […]

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No FILI grants to Russia until further notice

In line with general EU economic and export sanctions, FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange has frozen payments of translation and printing […]

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FILI Book Picks / Spring 2022

We publish small videos presenting our top picks of Finnish literature. This season they are hosted by translator, spoken word […]

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Translators’ residency programme

Five translators of Finnish literature were chosen to our translator-in-residence programme, which started 28 February: Thomas Brevik Kjærstad (Norway), Nil […]

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Winter application round is closed

FILI’s advisory board meets in March in order to decide on the grants to be awarded. The results will be […]

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Winter application round ends 1.2.2022

Applications for translation and printing grants for international publishers are now open until 1 February.

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FILI grant application results announced, nearly 250 000 euros awarded

FILI’s advisory board met earlier this week and the results of the Autumn’s application round have been announced today.  We […]

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FILI Book Picks / Autumn 2021

This year we publish small videos presenting our top picks of topical Finnish literature. 
FILI’s Book Picks in Autumn, vol.1 (fiction & non-fiction)
FILI’s Book Picks in Autumn, vol. 2 (children & YA)

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Autumn application round has started 1.10.

Our online application form is now open. Translation grants for publishers can be applied until 1 November. Application instructions Online […]

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FILI closed in July

We switch off our computers and mobile phones, FILI is closed for summer from 25 June to 1 August. Have […]

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Join us for Editors’ Coffee Breaks!

We have organised a couple of virtual Editors’ Coffee Breaks this Spring. During the Coffee Break, we exchange news and […]

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FILI’s book picks

Instead of catalogues, this Spring we publish small videos presenting our top picks of topical Finnish literature. Video: FILI’s book […]

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Application round has ended, results will be published in mid-June

Our application round ended 1 May. We received a really nice amount of applications, around 130 from foreign publishers and […]

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FILI application round closes on Saturday 1 May

Please note, that the deadline falls on Saturday and there is no online help available then. So the sooner you […]

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