Al Mawred call for proposals


Al Mawred call for proposalsCultural Resource (Al Mawred Al Thaqafy) calls for proposals for the Mawa3eed program for supporting cultural and artistic exchange in the Arab region. Deadline for application – 20th December, 2011.

Mawa3eed aims to encourage and support the circulation of creative works within the Arab region by partially financing travel expenses of artists and writers participating in cultural events in the Arab region with a sum not exceeding $5000 or the equivalent in local currency.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and the evaluation will take place on four separate dates; 20th of March, 20th of June, 20th of September, and the 20th of December


For further information and application forms (in Arabic):

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