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Title New grants for staying in foreign organizations
Date 2011/03/18 Views 4876

As ARKO is seeking to gain international footholds in the arts field to give Korean artists opportunities to internationally broaden their artistic scope, ARKO has signed MOUs with several different foreign organizations. According to these new MOUs, ARKO will award Korean artists a grant to stay in those organizations. The foreign organizations will provide Korean artists with a studio and related programs. Participants can develop their creative works and give lectures on Korean culture and arts during their stay in the foreign organizations.

Korean artists can apply to ARKO for a grant for staying in foreign organizations on the following:

Organization Genre Participant Period
Free University of Berlin
Literature 1 poet
1 novelist
3 - 6 months
Ulaanbaatar University
Literature 1 poet
1 novelist

3 - 5 months

Sakhalin State University
Literature 2 writers

3 - 6 months

Ankara University
Literature 1 poet
1 novelist

3 - 6 months

Jose Marti Cultural Society
Visual Arts
1 writer(first half year)
1 photographer(second half year)

1 - 6 months

Prague Conservatoire
(Czech Republic)
Music 1 composer
(under 35 years old)

4 - 6 months

*The exact period varies according to organization.

Eligibility requirement
  - Applicants must hold Korean citizenship.
  - Applicants can communicate in English or one of the languages spoken in the countries above.
  - University students cannot apply.