Singapore International Foundation, International Call for Applicants: Arts for Good Fellowship 2018 – 2019
Deadline: July 16th, 2018
The Arts for Good Fellowship is organized annually to grow the Arts for Good ecosystem, by fostering a community of practice that harnesses the power of arts and culture to create positive social change.
The fellowship brings together cross-sector professionals such as artists, art administrators and programmers from the social sector on a three-step program comprising webinars and two exchange programs. Upon completion, fellows join a global alumni where they continue to connect, support and collaborate with one another. The fellowship comprises webinars and exchange programs.
Online webinars and Facebook group: The webinars and Facebook group aim to provide participants with an online platform to connect, interact, and keep updated on relevant information throughout the duration of the fellowship.
Two overseas exchange programs in Singapore and Chennai.
The exchange programs aim to provide an opportunity for fellows to convene and gain insights into the interdisciplinary nature and demands of an impactful Arts for Good project in a specific city. Through peer learning, site visits, experiential workshops and networking sessions, fellows will be able to connect with different stakeholders, expand their capacities and gain new perspectives.
You are an arts and culture practitioner, creative professional, art administrator or programmer from the social and education sector
• You have a minimum of two years’ professional or voluntary practice, and demonstrate commitment to lead and effect change through your work
• You have prior experience working with a community through the arts, demonstrating a strong interest in arts-based projects aimed at creating social impact
• You are able to attend all segments of the program
• Are conversant and able to communicate in English
• You are of any age or nationality
Depending on which region of the world you are traveling from, partial support will be provided for the following travel-related expenses on a reimbursement basis, at the end of the respective exchange program: Flights/ train/ bus tickets to and from your country/ city of residence, Travel insurance, Visa application and Airport transfer.