Deadline:

27 February 2020 

Location:

Egypt.

(Award)

Description

جائزة رفاعة الطهطاوى للترجمة (الدورة الحادية عشرة- 2019/ 2020)

جائزة الشباب للترجمة (الدورة الثامنة- 2019 /2020)

جائزة الترجمة العلمية (الدورة الخامسة- 2019/2020)

Egypt’s National Center for Translation has called on all Arab publishing houses to participate in  the annual awards dedicated to translating titles into Arabic

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The works are accepted by individuals, scientific and cultural institutions, translators and publishers.The awards cover three areas; the Refaah Al-Tahtawi Award, valued at EGP 100,000; the Youth Award, valued at EGP 25,000; and the Scientific Translation Award, valued at EGP 50,000

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Arabic Translation

Required Languages

Arabic.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

From 1/1/2020 to 27/2/2020.

The Award Secretariat will receive the participating works from 1/1/2020 to 27/2/2020, from 11 Am to 2 pm, except Fridays and Saturdays, and The center will not pay attention to the work delivered after this date.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The work must be translated and published in one of the Egyptian or Arabic publishing houses.
  • The translated work must have intellectual property rights.
  • The work should be translated from the original language
  • The first edition of the translated work must have been issued within the previous three years from the date the award was opened.
  • The applicant chooses one of the three prizes to apply for, and with one work.
  • It is not permissible to submit works that have previously won prizes in translation, or submitted for a prize from another party at the same time.
  • The age of the youth prize applicant at the time of applying for the award should not exceed 40 years.
  • It is not permissible for those who won the prize before to apply for a second time except after 5 years have passed.
  • Applicants are not allowed to apply for Rafa’ah Al-Tahtawi Prize with a translation, which was reviewed by another person.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

  • the Refaah Al-Tahtawi Award: a reward of 100000 pounds, a memorial shield and a certificate of appreciation.
  • The Youth Award for Translation: a reward of 25000 pounds, a memorial shield and a certificate of appreciation.
  • The Scientific Translation prize – in the fields of natural sciences of all kinds- a reward of 50000 pounds, a memorial shield and a certificate of appreciation.

How to Apply

First Step: 

prepare the following documents:

  • The Application Form (available in the Center)
  • Definition of the translated work in no more than a thousand words.
  • A new CV of the interpreter.
  • A personal photo and a copy ID card for the applicant of the Youth Award.
  • A copy of the certificate of intellectual property rights.
  • Five copies of the original work
  • Five original editions of the translated work: the center is not obliged to return the work, whether this work has won or not.

Second Step:

  • Send the documents by post or to The Award Secretariat in the Center’s building in The Training And Awards Administration:- the Adress:-( 1 Jablaya Street, Al-Jazira, Opera House Square, Cairo)

For more information, contact: (02-27354524) or email: training@nct.gov.eg or Training_nct@yahoo.com

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This Scholarship Published by:
Fatma Zalat/ Egypt

Reviewed by” ِAhmed Elgarf / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team