The Romanian Cultural Institute announces the opening, between 15 November 2019 - 15 April 2020, of the new call for applications within the Translation and Publication Support (TPS) and Publishing Romania financing programmes as follows.
15 November 2019 - 15 April 2020:The submission, by the foreign publishers, of the application files, per the guidelines of the two financing programmes. The «2019 - 2020» call for applications strictly concerns titles to be published in 2021.
15-20 June 2020:The assessment, by a panel of independent experts, of the valid applications. The evaluating panel will prioritise the editorial projects based on the score they obtained, also establishing the quantum of the financing to be granted by the ICR.
30 June 2020: The Publicizing, upon prior validation by the Board of Directors of the Romanian Cultural Institute, on the platforms www.cennac.ro and www.icr.ro, of the list of the evaluated editorial projects, including the score they each obtained, with the mention „Approved" or „Rejected" and, in the case of the winning projects, the amount of the financing to be granted. The decisions of the panel of experts open the financing to the maximum amount established by the Board of Directors of the Romanian Cultural Institute, solely upon the Board's approval.
1-30 September 2020: The conclusion of the grant contracts with the winning publishing houses, with 2021 as term for the reimbursement by the ICR.
The revised guidelines of the two financing programmes are available for consultation on the website, under the „Guidelines" section.