15 apr '14
The application consists of:
a letter of motivation
Also requested are:
a clear, concise description of the international activities to be undertaken
a concise description of one or more foreign institutions, organizations and companies involved
a motivation for the choice of partner(s)
an explanation from the foreign institute, organization or company concerning the form of collaboration and the intended result
a concise overview of the estimated costs, income and planning.
The application consists of no more than 12 pages, A4 portrait format. The application must be submitted before 1 June 2014 to the Creative Industries Fund NL.
A number of external advisors are consulted in assessing the applications. They assess:
the extent to which the designers, makers, critics and/or curators from the creative industries (e-culture, design, architecture) are among the international top and adopt a distinctive position
the extent to which the submitted proposal contributes to further artistic and professional development
the extent to which the proposal is consistent terms of aim, planning, expertise involved, and degree and method of co-funding.
Assessment takes the form of a tender process: within the available budget, a number of proposals will be chosen in preference to others. The Fund will communicate about selected proposals but will not enter into correspondence concerning the rejection of individual proposals.
The Open Call follows the procedure described in the General Grant Programme of the Creative Industries Fund NL. The selected proposals receive a grant on the basis of the Grant Programme for Talent Development, Articles 4 and 5 of which are not applicable to this procedure.
For this Open Call, the Creative Industries Fund NL is making available a maximum sum of € 100,000. The maximum grant per application amounts to € 25,000.
The subsidy is expressly intended for international activities that contribute to the artistic and/or professional development of designers, makers, critics and/or curators from the creative industries.
For an orderly collection and assessment of proposals, you are requested:
to submit your proposal by e-mail only to the address: email@example.com with “Submission for International Talent Development” in the subject line
to submit your proposal as one PDF file of not more than 12 pages, A4 portrait format, maximum 5 MB in size
not to use services such as WeTransfer but to mail the proposal with attachments directly to the Fund.
You may not present a concept application to the Fund’s office.
You will receive confirmation of receipt of your proposal by email not later than one week after the closing date.
The selected proposals will be announced not later than 15 July 2014 by email and in the newsletter issued by the Creative Industries Fund NL. The project can only start after that date. The project must take place in 2014 and/or 2015 and should be completed before the end of 2015.
The Fund’s office will contact you if your proposal is selected. To receive the grant money, you must be registered with the Chamber of Commerce. Should that not be the case, it is possible for you to register after selection.
For questions about the Open Call and the procedure, please contact Anselm van Sintfiet, secretary Talent Development Grant Programme after 14 April 2014 at: firstname.lastname@example.org.