2017 Alexander Rave Foundation Scholarships

Overview: Rave Scholarships support further practical training for young curators, restorers, museum technicians and cultural managers from countries in transition and developing countries.

Target Group: Curators, Restorers, Museum technicians, Cultural managers

Scholarship Value: The Rave Scholarship is a working scholarship and requires the holder’s presence. It includes the following payments:
a monthly lump sum of 1,300 € for a scholarship period of three to six months;
travelling expenses (to and from Germany);
health insurance

Requirements: Applicant must be from a country in transition or a developing country and must still be living there
Hitherto no opportunity yet to work in Germany for an extended period of time
Completion of professional study or training within the last five years
Younger than 40 years old
Applicant must no longer be studying or involved in on-the-job training
Confirmation (in German) from a partner institution in Germany which has agreed to take on the scholar or initiate a joint project
A reference from the applicant’s country of origin
Knowledge of either German or English, basic knowledge of German expected
Applicants who were rejected once cannot re-apply

How to Apply: The Application should be accompanied by
(i) a fully completed application form
(ii) a CV (3 pages max.), including educational qualifications
(iii) a project sketch (1 page) developed together with the German institution – informing about tasks and responsibilities of the planned visit to Germany
(iv) consent form a non-commercial German institution to care for the applicant during the scholarship period in Germany
(v) a letter of reference from the home country
(vi) an abridged report (1 page max.) on the current art scene in the home country
(vii) a letter of motivation (1 page max.)

Applications are submitted to the:

Rave Foundation
c/o Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen
Charlottenplatz 17
D-70173 Stuttgart
Fax +49/711/2225194

Deadline: 15 April 2016

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