Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/ UGCS is offering funding for locally based projects in the different fields of art and culture. The selected applicant will receive 2.000.000 UGX to implement their project in the course of 2023. Please follow the rules and regulations for application below.

This call for projects targets the following disciplines:

  • Visual Arts
  • Performance Art
  • Photography
  • Fashion
  • Design
  • Digital Arts
  • Film/ Video Art
  • Literature
  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Poetry/Spoken Word
  • Music

Criteria of eligibility:

Eligible projects must:

  • be led by individuals from East African Community residing in Uganda being 18 years or above
  • be implemented in Uganda
  • fall under one of the fields of art mentioned above

Special consideration will be given to projects that:

  • use innovative, witty approaches in the field of the arts
  • aim to strengthen the creative exchange between artists and different art forms
  • address relevant issues of Ugandan society

What we offer:

  • A project grant amounting to 2.000.000 UGX max.
  • Our rooftop terrace or conference room as a venue free of charge if desired
  • Support in improving the project’s concept, budget and feasibility if needed

How to apply?

Your application should include:

  • Concept note/ project description
  • Motivation
  • Strategies for implementation of the project
  • Aim(s) the project is targeting
  • Estimated total budget and financing plan
  • CV or portfolio of the project’s holder

Annual application deadlines:

  1. Projects to be realized between April and July: March 30th
  2. Projects to be realized between Dezember and March: November 30th

Please email your application to:

Ann-Kristin Schulz (Cultural Coordinator)