Sheikh Zayed Book Awards

Translation Funding

Translation Grant 

The aim of SZBA’s translation grant is to contribute to increasing the number of Arabic books that are translated, published and distributed abroad. Funding is available for translation of all literary and children’s titles that have won or have been shortlisted for the Sheikh Zayed Book Award.

Please find all information about application and formals requirements as well as support materials and grant amounts on this website:

For further information and information about eligible titles, kindly review Sheikh Zayed Book Award "Rights Guide To Winning Titles" or contact them directly on