Arts Council Malta: Seeking Applications for Professional Development Grant Program 2019

Deadline: 22 January 2019

Arts Council Malta is seeking applications for its Professional Development Grant to support the continuous professional development of Maltese or Malta-based artists and cultural operators who are active in the cultural and creative sectors and seeking to engage in short term professional training to improve their skills and advance their specialisation.

The programme is also open to students engaged in the cultural and creative sectors, as long as the proposed training programme is not related to the full-time studies.

Objectives

  • To support the continuous professional development of artists and cultural operators in exploring, developing skills, building networks and engaging in national and international collaborations.
  • To foster excellence in the fields of art and culture, and the advancement of knowledge and capabilities in such related fields.
  • To invest in training and increase opportunities for artists and creative professionals.
  • To encourage professional intellectual growth and productivity
  • To encourage creative professionals to continue building their skill sets and to engage in platforms both on a national and international level.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applications are accepted from creative professionals engaged economically, full-time or part-time equivalent, in one of the cultural and creative sectors. Applications may also be submitted by groups and students as identified in the definitions of this scheme.
  • Outstanding young artists eligible to benefit from this grant scheme, must be at least 14 years of age and already engaged in training in the same field they are applying for. Such training must be considered as additional specialization.
  • Criteria of the Professional Development Grant are:
    • The level of opportunity for professional development in terms of skills improvement and advancement in specialisation;
    • The value of the learning platform and of the training opportunity;
    • The national or international engagement, including the benefit of the wider arts and creative community;
    • The professional and financial management of the project.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

Eligible Country: Malta

For more information, please visit https://www.artscouncilmalta.org/funds/professional-development-grant

Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation inviting Hillman Emergent Innovation Program 2019

Apply for Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation’s Conflict and Violence Grant Program

Help the Homeless Grant to Support Homeless Charities throughout the UK

Asia New Zealand Foundation announces Media Travel Grants Program

U.S. Embassy Banjul, Gambia PAS Annual Program Statement

UNDP/RGB launches a Programme on Strengthening Civil Society Organizations for Responsive and Accountable Governance in Rwanda

UN Women/Georgia to Support for Gender Equality Measures Among the Private Sector

USAID’s Lebanon Investment Initiative (LII) Program

Applications Open for Innovate UK’s Smart Grants Programme

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Capacity Building for Nepal’s Judicial Committees on Local Dispute Resolution & Community Legal Education Project

UN Women seeking Proposals for ‘Social and Economic Stabilization and Strengthening the Resilience of Refugee Women and Adolescent Girls in Turkey’

U.S. Embassy in Djibouti announces Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2019

Sida International Training Programme on ‘Sustainable Urban Water and Sanitation’

U.S. Mission to Serbia announces Alumni Small Grants Program

East European Foundation announces Grant Contest to Support Vulnerable Groups in Moldova

Apply for Joint Research and Development Program in the UK and South Korea

Sir Halley Stewart Trust Grant Program to support Innovative Projects across UK

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives in Micronesia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Nauru, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

NAF’s Grant Program for Cultural Exchange in United States and the Netherlands

Apply for the European Neighbourhood Instrument Cross-Border Cooperation Programme Latvia-Lithuania-Belarus 2014-2020

4th Sunhak Peace Prize for Individuals & Organizations to Make the World Better for Future Generations

DST Call for Proposals inviting Indo-Canada Joint Research Programme

Funding for Community Based Organizations in South Africa to address HIV and AIDS

Japan Foundation, Bangkok announces Small Grant Programs to Promote Cultural Collaboration

>