Public Call for Submitting Applications to Participate in the Programme of In-house Trainings in the Field of Culture

Public Call for Submitting Applications to Participate in the Programme of In-house Trainings in the Field of Culture

22/07/2020

Creative Europe Desk Serbia is publishing a public call to all cultural institutions and civil society organisations to submit propositions to participate in the programme of in-house training, which implies direct work with the team of the public institution or civil society organisation applying.

Training is concerned with the following topics in the field of culture:

– nurturing programme excellence – new programme formats, tools, topics;
– diversification of funding sources and financial management of projects;
– employee and partnership development through inter-departmental and inter-sector connecting, networking and coproduction;
– development of the institution/organisation through international cooperation and European projects;
– “philosophy” and concepts of European cooperation.

Within the public call, a minimum of three cultural institutions or civil society organisations will be selected, and training will be realised by the end of 2020. Training will be organised in accordance with epidemiologic recommendations and measures of protection against the virus Covid-19.

The aim of the public call

The aim of the public call is raising programmatic-organisational capacities of institutions and organisations planning to participate in the Creative Europe programme, and also improving sustainability, success and programme excellence of projects being realised.

Criteria

The right to participate in the programme of trainings can be exercised by cultural institutions and civil society organisations meeting the criteria below:

1) they don’t possess significant experience in realising cultural projects supported by funds of the European Union;
2) they employ / engage some of different employee profiles required for project realisation (programme editors, managers, organisers / producers/ managers, experts in public relations, economists, lawyers, etc.)
3) they possess the potential for successful realisation of the project idea or the description of the problem encountered by the institution / organisation in its work.

Submitting an application

Those submitting an application must send the following required documents in the electronic format to kreativnaevropa@kultura.gov.rs:

1) letter of application to the public call (free form, up to 500 words) with the indication of the topic the application primarily relates to;
2) description of the project idea or the description of the problem encountered by the institution / organisation in its work, which would be the basis of the training programme (free form, up to 500 words);
3) information about the submitter of the application (“ID” of the cultural institutions / civil society organisation, number and structure of engaged persons, list of domestic and international projects, etc.)

Deadline for submitting applications

Applications can be submitted by 10th August 2020. Applications received after the defined deadline will not be taken into consideration.