Open call for scholarships in the areas of music and performing arts to artists from PALOP and East Timor

Praia, Jun 3 (Inforpress) – Instituto Camões reported today that it has opened, until 30 September, the open call to award scholarships to artists from PALOP and East Timor to attend  artistic residencies in the areas of music and performing arts.

In a statement, the same source said that the activity falls within the scope of the European Union PROCULTURA PALOP-TL project, through the partnership between Camões – Cooperation and Language Institute, IP and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.

These two institutions will award travel grants to national artists from PALOP or East Timor, and residents there, in the areas of Music and Performing Arts, namely, theater, dance, circus arts, opera and singing.

The objective of this action, according to the note, is to support the artistic residencies in Europe, Brazil, Australia or neighboring countries of the PALOP and East Timor and, in this way, to support the development of their work in dialogue with other contexts of contemporary creation, to encourage their recognition and international circulation.

Also according to the same source, applications take place between June 1st and September 30th, for artistic residencies in 2020 and 2021, adding that interested citizens can consult the regulation and application forms through the link: https: //



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