Updated Apr 05, 2021

Destinations Programme to benefit Artists and Cultural Actors from Arab Region

The Destinations Program is a program created by the Cultural Resource Foundation to integrate the “dates” and “roaming” programs. The destinations program is designed to benefit artists and cultural actors from the Arab region by offering grants of up to $ 8,000 each , as a maximum, to support mobility and travel, whether within the Arab region or to any country around the world, allowing grant recipients to exhibit their work. In front of a new audience and delve into the experiences of cultural exchange of all kinds. The Cultural Resource Foundation aspires to make this program conducive to meeting the current challenges in addition to making an actual contribution at the level of Arab-Arab and Arab-international cultural exchange.
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May 15, 2021Deadline
Up to $8,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionMiddle East and North Africa
Focus AreasArchitecture, Design, Construction (Housing and Infrastructure)
Communication with Communities (Humanitarian Assistance)
Communications and Media

The applicant must be from an Arab country (of all ethnicities and without exception non-citizens)

Residency in an Arab country is not required, provided that the country of departure or arrival is an Arab country

The scholarship is available for individuals, groups and teams

The scholarship targets artists from all artistic fields: live arts, visual arts, literature, music, etc.

The grant targets cultural actors: independents, members, or workers in cultural initiatives or institutions

Examples of the scholarship target are: dramatists, musicians, writers, cultural directors, cultural researchers, curators, etc.

Travel requests for those under the age of 18 are not accepted. However, requests can be submitted on their behalf from other adults, provided that the application is accompanied by the consent of their parents or guardian.

Other Requirements

Reporting RequirementsMethod of grant payment: a first payment upon signing the contract (60-80% of the total grant), and a second payment (20-20%) upon providing the Cultural Resource Foundation with the financial and literary reports after completing the activity covered by the grant.

Application And Awards Process

Read the applicant guide for the program before filling out the form.

Support the grant application with supporting documents (see the applicant's guide) sent along with the form to show that the travel objective is in line with the goals of this program.

The forms should be sent to the following e-mail: wijhat@mawred.org

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