The Federal State of Lower Saxony and The Braunschweig University of Art invite applications for scholarships in 2015/16. Scholarships are available for young artists who are interested in working intensively on artistic projects in the close environment of an art university. Eligible applicants will receive a grant in the amount of 1,250.00 EUR per month.
Scholarship is awarded in the field of sound art and fine arts.
Scholarship is awarded to young artists.
Scholarship Provider is Federal State of Lower Saxony
These scholarships are part of the promotion programme for artists of the Braunschweig University of Art and the State of Lower Saxony. This programme is aimed at young artists who are interested in working intensively on artistic projects in the close environment of an art university.
The Braunschweig University of Art is an internationally orientated art university with the right to grant doctorates and the right of habilitation. With 1,100 students in Fine Arts, Performing Arts, ART. Education, Design, Aesthetics & Art History and Media Studies, the Braunschweig University of Art is one of the largest art academies. Excellently equipped studios and laboratories provide the ideal working conditions for all intellectual, creative and artistic processes.
-Three (3) “Braunschweig PROJECTS” Scholarships for artists of Sound Art
-Five (5) “Braunschweig PROJECTS” Scholarships for artists of Fine Arts.
Grants in the field of sound art is for a maximum term of six (6) months, including a minimum of three (3) months of compulsory residence at the HBK Braunschweig.
– Grants in the field of fine arts are for a term of twelve (12) months, including a minimum of eight (8) months of compulsory residence at the HBK Braunschweig.
The results will be communicated to applicants by e-mail in June.
Applications must be made on the appropriate application form and filed by April 18, 2015 (date of receipt by regular mail). The application must be for one of the scholarships specified above (no double applications will be accepted, nor any applications by e-mail) and should be sent by post. The following documents must be included in the application:
-Printed Application form with personal data, c.v., artistic background/development and scholarships received in the past
-Examples of applicant’s artistic work:
-Printed Portfolio (no larger than DIN A4, 10 pages, 10 images) and, if available, one solo catalogue (no group catalogues);
-For sound art and video work: no more than 2 DVDs / CDs. Please do not send any originals!
-Printed Description of the artistic project (no more than 2 DIN A4 pages)
-Readable evidence of your birth date (e.g. copy of identity card or passport).