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Grants for Picture Books and Comics

Grants for Picture Books and Comics
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Application submitted by the foreign publishing house
Deadline 31st May
Only one assessment per year
Portuguese illustrators and foreign illustrators resident and with work published in Portugal are eligible  
Original projects (inedited in Portugal) by the eligible illustrators are qualified
Support covers a part of the production cost and of the copyright
If the author of the text is Portuguese, the translation cost is also granted (after the criteria of the Grants for the Translation)
No limit to the number of applications by publishing house each year
Funding is wire transferred to the publishing house until the end of the current year

Submissions include:

Rights contract for the illustrator
Rights contract for the writer (when applicable) 
Contract with the translator (when applicable)

Publisher is committed to acknowledge DGLAB funding, by the following inscription and the required logo:
Funded by the General Directorate for Book, Archives and Libraries + LOGO
Five copies of the book must be sent to DGLAB