British Council, Doen Foundation and Lambent Foundation > Mobility East Africa Travel Grant

Calling all artists and cultural practitioners!

Apply for a Mobility East Africa travel grant for your chance to participate in an arts event in East Africa.

  • The grant is accessible to artists between 18 - 35 years of age looking to participate in exhibitions/festivals/residencies/workshops across Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Ethiopia.

  • Successful applicants will be expected to share their travel experience in innovative, digital and publically accessible ways.

The selection team will be looking for applications that:

  •  Show generous and innovative ways of sharing your travel experience with others, both online and offline;

  •  The impact of the grant is clear: you have had limited travel before or it is clear that this experience will greatly benefit your practice.

This travel fund covers only the transport cost to a maximum of £ 400 per person. This fund is exclusively for East African nationals and residents looking to travel to either Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda or Ethiopia.

The Mobility East Africa grant programme accepts applications all year round. You can apply at any time but grant review can take up to 3 months.

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