Call for applications: Goethe-Zentrum Kampala grants

26.03.2019 - Article

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala is calling on Ugandan creatives to submit applications for locally based projects in the fields of arts and culture, writes musicinafrica.net.

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala director Anja Göbel.
Goethe-Zentrum Kampala director Anja Göbel.© Goethe Institut

Three successful individuals will each will receive two million Ugandan Shillings (550 US-Dollars) to implement their project between May and December 2019.

This call has three deadlines:

  • 31 March 2019 for projects to be realised between May and August 2019.
  • 31 July 2019 for projects to be realised between September and December 2019.
  • 30 November 2019 for projects to be realised between January and March 2020.

Who should apply?

The opportunity is designed for practitioners in the following art forms:

  • Music.
  • Visual arts.
  • Performance art.
  • Photography.
  • Fashion.
  • Design.
  • Digital arts.
  • Film/video art.
  • Literature.
  • Theatre.
  • Dance.
  • Poetry/spoken word.


To qualify for this grant, applicants must:

  • Be living in Uganda.
  • Be 18 years or above.

Project eligibility​​​​​​

  • The project must be implemented in Uganda.
  • The project should use innovative, witty approaches in the field of the arts.
  •  The project should aim to strengthen the creative exchange between artists and different art forms.
  • The project should address relevant issues of Ugandan Society.

Interested individuals need to submit their proposals to Sanna Anselm at cultural@goethezentrumkampala.org


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