TFANEN-TUNISIE CREATIVE Call for Proposals: Local Cultural Engagement Fund in Tunisia

Deadline: 10 March 2017

Tfanen – Tunisie Creative is seeking proposals for its “Local Cultural Engagement Fund in Tunisia” with an aim to contribute in the long run to the strengthening of civil society, the consolidation of democracy and to the sustainable professionalization of cultural sectors in Tunisia.

Tfanen – Tunisie Creative is a programme supporting the strengthening of the cultural sector, funded by the European Union in partnership with the EUNIC network (European Union National Institutes for Culture) and implemented by the British Council.

Program Objectives

Projects should contribute to one or more of the following objectives:

  • Promote social and cultural diversity, citizen participation and socio-cultural integration of minorities through access to culture in neighborhoods, rural areas, remote and disadvantaged areas, with special attention to young people and women
  • Promote the decentralization of the cultural offer and the promotion of local public facilities through the integration of decentralized cultural public institutions (cultural centers, youth centers, drama centers, etc.) Organizations (including the private sector) and the organization of attractive activities within them
  • Bring young people (children, adolescents) closer to culture
  • Strengthen the independent cultural sector by fostering cooperation and networking
  • Strengthen the places of artistic production and dissemination of civil society

Funding Information

  • The total allocation for this first appeal of the local cultural investment fund in Tunisia is approximately 600,000 euros (approximately 1,450 million TND). Tfanen – Tunisie Créative reserves the right not to allocate all the funds available on this call.
  • All applications for grants under this call for proposals must be between the following minimum and maximum amounts:
    • Minimum amount: EUR 20 000 (TND 48200)
    • maximum amount: EUR 50 000 (TND 120500)
    • Indicative average amount: EUR 25 000 (TND 60 250)

Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be an association legally established and established in Tunisia at the date of publication of this call for proposals.
  • Within the framework of a partnership, the eligible partners (in addition to the applicant) are:
    • Civil society organizations
    • Public institutions (cultural center, drama center, youth center, etc.)
    • Informal groups (such as an association being formed)
    • Private sector companies, including media and regional private radio stations (as long as it is shown that no profit is made during the project)
    • Individual artists or activists
    • The applicant’s partners may be Tunisian or international
  • Number of applications and grants per applicant
    • The applicant may not submit more than one application under this call for proposals.
    • The applicant can be a partner in another application at the same time.
    • A partner may participate in more than one application under this call for proposals.
    • A partner may be awarded more than one grant under this call for proposals.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online via given website.

Eligible Country: Tunisia

For more information, please visit Call for Proposals.

Submit Applications for Mondriaan Fund’s Grant for International Collaborative Projects with Heritage Institutes!

Comic Relief: Funding for Tackling Violence against Women and Girls

U.S. Embassy in Slovakia: Seeking Proposals for Small Grants Program

The Dunhill Medical Trust: Inviting Applicants for Research Project Grants

National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for “Our Town” Grant Program

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust: Seeking Applications for Peace and Security Programme in UK!

Applications Open for JRCT’s Power and Accountability Programme in UK!

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust: Apply for Rights and Justice Programme in UK!

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust: Inviting Applicants for Sustainable Future Programme

Applications Open for JRCT’s Northern Ireland Programme!

British Embassy Ashgabat CFPs: Supporting Democratic Development and Reforms in Turkmenistan

CEPF Call for LOIs: Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot

EU Call for Proposals: Resource Centre for Civil Society Organizations in Serbia

European Union CSO-RISE: Civil Society Organisations in Research and Innovation for Sustainable Development Program

National Endowment for the Humanities: Seeking Applications for Digital Projects for the Public across U.S.

U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan: 2018 Democracy Outreach / Alumni Grants Program

U.S. Embassy in Jordan: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Azerbaijan: Seeking Applications for Development Cooperation Projects

Call for Applications: The Education of South African Youth in the Field of Corruption Prevention

ECSJ: Inviting Applications for Climate Investigation Grant

British Embassy in Baghdad: Bilateral Project Fund 2018/19

Go Wild Community Grants: Helping Nature across Canada Thrive

2018 Shiraka Program: Supporting Small Scale Initiatives of Local Organizations in Jordan

Submit Applications for EKCT’s Medium Grant Program!