ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship 2015

ARThinkSouthAsia, a program in Arts Management and Cultural Policy, is addressed to today’s cultural practitioners. ARThinkSouthAsia is an initiative of the South Asian network of Goethe Institutes - the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany and The British Council - The United Kingdom's international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities, and held in cooperation with Khoj International Artists’ Association.

The ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship is designed to help develop skills, knowledge, networks and experience of potential leaders in the cultural sector of South Asia, which includes museums, the visual and performing arts and digital media. We believe that by supporting exceptional individuals to make a step-change in their skills and career potential, we can bring substantial benefit to the cultural field as a whole.
Fifteen fellows will be selected from across South Asia for the Fellowship which includes - a two-week residential course in arts management in May 2015 led by experienced international and Indian tutors; a secondment/internship in Germany/UK/South Asia over the fellowship year 2015-16; and a concluding seminar in May 2016.

Requirements for the application:
  • Minimum graduate degree from a recognized university or equivalent professional qualifications and experience of at least 3 years, either in employment or freelance.
  • A Detailed CV.
  • Submission of an ongoing project (please note that curatorial, exhibition, or research projects are not applicable).
  • Two letters of recommendation from relevant educational/professional sources
For more details about the Fellowship 2015-16 , Project Proposal, & Application Form, Please Visit Fellowship Details 2015-2016

You can Apply in the following ways:
1. Online Application: The online Form is available at: Online Application Form 2015-16.
2. Hard Copy Submission The Forms are attached in PDF and .doc, Applications Forms Attached you can fill the same and send hard copy by courier/registered post to address below:

The two-week residential course in 'arts management' is aimed at arts/culture professionals to prepare them for managerial and leadership roles in an arts/culture organisation. The course is designed to include a balance of theory and professional training and consists of five to six modules which include latest thinking in cultural management in areas such as strategic planning, marketing & communication, financial planning, fundraising, cultural policy, human resources, and digital media. These modules will be led by a mix of Indian and international professional trainers and academics and will be supplemented by expert guest lectures. Participation in the residential programme is mandatory.

Deadline to apply: December 30, 2015
Management Topic: Job & Training
Cultural Area: General
Submitted by editor-in-chief on Sep 29, 2015