Many countries have programmes to promote and aid in the translation of works by their authors. Here are some of the most interesting ones:
PORTUGAL has an excellent translation grant programme from Portuguese, for novels, non-fiction, pictures books and comics. The general information page in Portuguese, with access to download information in various languages, is here and the English language page is here.
CANADÁ has a translation grant programme for literary works by Canadian authors, and the information in English is here.
IRLANDA has a longstanding translation grant programme for works by Irish authors, whether or not they reside in the Republic of Ireland, information available in English here, and a residential bursary programme for translators, information here.