2021 Grant for the Publication of Taiwanese Works in Translation open to submissions

Grant for the Publication of Taiwanese Works in Translation (GPT) is set up by The Ministry of Culture to encourage the publication of Taiwanese works in translation overseas, to raise the international visibility of Taiwanese cultural content, and to help Taiwan's publishing industry expand into non-Chinese international markets.

GPT 2021 is now inviting legally registered or incorporated foreign publishing house (legal entity) to take this opportunity:Submitting your project aiming at Taiwanese works in translation to be published in print in your country within two years, after 2021 April 1st.

The Taiwanese works in question must meet the following requirements:(1) Use traditional characters, (2) written by a natural person holding an R.O.C. identity card, and (3) has been assigned an ISBN in Taiwan. All genres will be considered. Priority is given to projects with books that have won the Golden Tripod Award, the Golden Comic Award, or the Taiwan Literature Award. The maximum grant available for each project is NT$600,000.

GPT 2021 is now call for submissions online (2021 April 1st – April 30th). For more information and to submit your application, please visit the official website : https://grants.moc.gov.tw/Web_ENG/

For further assistance please contact: books@moc.gov.tw

Attachment: 2021-1Application Guidelines