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ERSTE Foundation / Tranzit > Fellowships for Artists and Curators to Attend the Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts (Austria)
ERSTE Foundation is offering five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, the Slovak Republic and Slovenia to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2020. The Academy runs 20 July – 29 August 2020. Deadline: 15 March 2020.
Launched in 2006, the Moritzburg Festival Academy is an annual event that selects young musicians from all over the world to participate in an intensive training programme and form the international Moritzburg Festival Orchestra. The 2020 edition will take place 2-16 August 2020 at Moritzburg Castle in Germany. Open to music students aged between 16 and 26 years in the following instrument groups: Strings; Woodwinds and Brass (except Tuba); Timpani (only for orchestra); and Piano (for chamber music only). Deadline: 2 March 2020.
Commonwealth Writers > ‘Commonwealth Shorts, Caribbean Voices’ Call for Filmmakers and Screenwriters (Antigua and Barbuda)
Facilitated by Commonwealth Writers under the guidance of experienced local filmmakers, Caribbean Voices is open to writer-directors, or writer and director teams, from Commonwealth Foundation member states in the Caribbean. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to take part in a one-week skills development workshop, taking place 18-24 May 2020 in Antigua and Barbuda, and to apply for bursaries to develop a short film. Deadline: 24 February 2020.
Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program for Contemporary Dancers from the Middle East and North Africa (Netherlands)
Dutch festival Dancing on the Edge are calling a new generation of contemporary dancers from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region) for the Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program 2020. Dancing on the Edge (DOTE) offers scholarships to young talent (no older than 27 years) from the MENA region to attend a three-week summer dance workshop program in Amsterdam, taking place from 6-24 July 2020. Deadline: 27 February 2020.
FEST > Summer Course: What Are You Talking About - Oral Storytelling in Contemporary Society (Germany)
FEST (Federation for European Storytelling) and Berlin University of the Arts are organising a storytelling summer school, 1-5 May 2020 in Berlin. Oral storytellers are invited to explore their repertoire of traditional folktales with a focus on racism, gender and hetero-normativity. Open to professional, oral storytellers up to 33 years of age, with priority for applicants under the age of 29. Deadline: 1 March 2020.
Interfaces, supported by the Creative Europe programme, is an international, interdisciplinary project focusing on bringing new music to an extensive range of new audiences. "Introduction to New Music” is a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), developed within the framework of Interfaces, aiming to address the need of a comprehensive guide to New Music through a multifunction platform with educational resources, tools and freely available resources.