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Vissza a programok felsorolásához

Deadline:  20 February 2003. *


The aims of the Mobility Fund are:

 Procedures and Guidelines

 The program is addressed to art managers, cultural administrators and policy makers, artists, consultants and lecturers in arts and culture from all countries within the Soros foundations' network, with professional background in the field, who are interested in:

The essence of the Mobility Fund is that the transfer of knowledge and experience should be directed primarily towards Central Asia, Caucasus and Mongolia.

Applicants must be employed by a state, municipal or private non-profit cultural institution. Basic communication skills in English or the host country's language are required. Applications should be filled out in English language only.  There is no limit for the duration of the visit, but it should take place between the 1st April and the 30th November 2003. The Mobility Grant amount will be decided on a case by case basis. In general, it should include the necessary expenses, related to the visit (e.g. travel, visa, per diems, insurance, accommodation, and other costs concerning the stay).

Applicants should have a strong motivation and a good cause for their travel, and should submit application form, together with an invitation letter from the hosting/inviting institution from the countries within the Soros foundations' network, explaining the reason of the visit and the expected outcomes/benefits for the targeted region.

Every granted individual is required to give a presentation/lecture about her/his country's cultural specificities in relation to her/his field of specialization during the stay at the hosting organization. Detailed final narrative and financial report has to be submitted to the national Soros foundations after the expiry of the grant period.

 All applications under the Mobility Fund will be firstly reviewed by national experts and finally by selected Assessment Team members. The winners will be announced by the end of March 2003.


Applications should be submitted by E-mail, in an attached doc or rtf file to arnold@soros.hu. Applications that are not submitted in the above way and by the deadline will not be considered. Further information if needed: tel: 315-0315 (please refer to the code number of the application - 419).