ZMINA.Rebuilding: international cooperation grants

Sector: Culture and creative industries
Type: Grant
Location: Ukraine and EU
Deadline: Finished

This is an opportunity to receive EUR 60,000 to promote Ukrainian culture abroad.

Team up with an organisation from the EU, Ukraine or one of 13 other countries to organise a joint cultural project: a film screening, a photo exhibition, a theatre performance, a series of workshops on designing cities for people, etc. You will have nine months to implement the idea outside of Ukraine.

Join the weekly online meetings with the team to learn more about the terms and conditions and to consult about the application.

IZOLYATSIA manages the programme in cooperation with Malý Berlín (Slovakia) and Trans Europe Halles (Sweden) with the financial support of the EU. This is one of thousands of EU opportunities for Ukraine. 

More about the grants

What do I get?
Up to EUR 60,000 for a project that will present Ukrainian culture abroad. The project should include a large-scale opening event and discussions on recovery and reconstruction.
Can I apply?

These are grants for tandems of Ukrainian and "Creative Europe" countries organisations.

Checklist for organisations:

  • Are officially registered in Ukraine, the EU or other "Creative Europe" countries.
  • Have at least two years of experience in culture, arts or the creative sector.
  • Want to implement or continue an existing project.
What do I need to apply?
  • Completed application form.
  • Project description: tell us about the relevance, the implementation and communications plan, and the expected results.
  • Scanned copies of guarantee letters signed by partner organisations.
  • Project budget.
  • For partners from Ukraine — extract from the EDRPOU, statute or regulations, if any. All documents must be submitted in the original language.
  • For international partners — national registration documents with English translation.

Document templates will be available when filling out the application.

How do I apply?

By 7 April, submit the application via IZOLYATSIA online portal. The working language is English.

You will find out the results by email in May.

Good to know
  • Submit one joint application from your tandem.
  • More than two organisations can participate in the project. You can invite partners from the EU, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey, Armenia, Georgia or Tunisia.
  • Local authorities, local self-government bodies, and organisations under sanctions and temporarily occupied territories cannot apply for the competition.
  • You cannot apply if you have received support during the first wave of international cooperation grants competition.
  • You will receive money in two instalments. 70% of the amount will be received immediately after signing the grant agreement. After implementing the project and submitting reports, you will receive the rest of the amount.
  • Unfortunately, the organisers cannot explain why your application wasn't chosen.

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