Financial support towards the cost of the translation into English is guaranteed if the rights are bought by an English language publisher.
Information about upcoming deadlines and a list of the supporting information needed as part of your application is here.
Your application is reviewed by a committee at the Head Office in Munich, who make a decision on the amount of funding awarded.
You can read more about the Goethe-Institut Translation programme here https://www.goethe.de/en/uun/auf/lit/ueb.html
If you are interested in publishing a title not featured in New Books in German, please contact your local Goethe-Institut directly. You can find their contact details here https://www.goethe.de/en/wwt.html
You can see translation information for the UK and the US at the following links:
Goethe-Institut London – https://www.goethe.de/ins/gb/en/kul/ser/uef.html
Goethe-Institut New York – https://www.goethe.de/ins/us/en/kul/bks/uef.html
Please feel free to get in touch with the people listed below with any queries or for an exploratory conversation. You can contact them in English or German.
Tel: +44 20 7596 4021
Library & Information Project Manager
Goethe-Institut New York
Tel: +1 212 439 8697
Translation Funding Officer
Tel: +49 89 15921-852