East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
Call for: Academy of Cultural Diplomacy 2013, Poland
The City of Warsaw is pleased to announce the 2nd edition of the Polish-EaP cultural cooperation programme "Academy of Cultural Diplomacy - training programme for the EaP cultural managers".
We would like to invite all cultural managers active in the Eastern Partnership countries: from the city officials in charge of cultural policies, representatives of Ngo’s and public institutions to freelancers.
This year programme includes the intensive training of cultural manager skills, workshops on selected useful subjects as well as study visits&encounters with the representatives of leading cultural institutions in Warsaw. Participation in the Eastern Partnership Culture Congress in Lublin will complete the whole programme with an unique opportunity of meeting the interesting people, already experienced in cooperation with the EaP countries.
Application procedure: July 24th – August 25th
Study visit to Warsaw: October 2nd-13th (Culture Congress in Lublin: October 4th-6th).
If you are eager to establish new international relations and gain the professional experience, we encourage to apply: http://creatives.waw.pl/cultural-diplomacy-part-1
For more information (project syllabus & application procedure), please read the attachment. If you have any doubts & questions, please don't hestitate to contact us: [email protected]reatives.waw.pl
Since this year we are not able to cover the travel costs for participants, we highly recommend you to read through the following options:
- for all EaP countries: http://www.culturalfoundation.eu/grants/step-beyond-travel-grants
- for Ukraine: www.i3grants.org/uk
Those organizations provide the travel grants for confirmed participants of cultural events. Once you are on the list of our Academy participants, we will immediately send you the letter of approval, which is one of the required documents to be accepted for the programme.
We also recommend to prepare the application for those programmes in advance, since the deadline for submission is at least one month before the event and we expect to announce the list of participants by the end of August.