kolegiaLITA – helping authors from Ukraine : LITA Society of Authors launches grant for Ukrainian authors fleeing the war in Ukraine

CISAC member LITA, Society of Authors has launched a special call for grant applications open to Ukrainian authors in difficult social situation fleeing from the war. Within the #kolegiaLITA call, LITA offers a direct and targeted one-time financial support to Ukrainian authors who had to leave their homes and seek refuge in Slovakia.

LITA has allocated, from its LITA fund, a sum of 50,100 euros for this special call for grant applications; the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) contributed 25,000 euros. LITA will distribute these funds among the authors in the form of one-time grants amounting to 300 euros.

Applications to receive this one-time grant can be sent by authors in the fields of literature, audio-visual art, theatre and fine art as well as students of programs focused on creation in these fields over 18 years of age who possess a certificate of temporary protection in Slovakia.

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