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Krystian Woznicki on 28 Jul 2000 14:17:46 -0000


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>Rave Scholarships
>                    from the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen
>
>  Conceptual guideline
>
>                    Ifa's role is to promote dialogue between cultures
>                    and to help them to form a clearer picture of each
>                    other. Ifa operates as an organization mediating
>                    German foreign cultural policy. The Institute is
>                    funded by the Foreign Office, the state of
>                    Baden-Württemberg and the city of Stuttgart.
>
>                    One of ifa's particular fields of interest is fine
>                    art. Ifa initiates a direct cultural dialogue by
>                    presenting exhibitions by well-known German artists
>                    all over the world, and of foreign art in ifa's
>                    galleries in Stuttgart, Berlin and Bonn. There is a
>                    wide range of material and theoretical support for
>                    artists at home and abroad. There have been no
>                    suitable funding instruments in the Federal
>                    Republic to date for people involved in arranging
>                    and realizing fine art exhibitions. Ifa, in the
>                    course of its many contacts with curators as part
>                    of its own exhibition activities, has established
>                    that there is a great need for further education in
>                    museum and cultural management in many
>                    transformation countries. Opportunities for active
>                    education are needed, not theoretical training.
>                    Without material support from the German side it
>                    would not be possible for target groups to
>                    undertake a stay of this kind. The Rave scholarship
>                    is to be seen as an investment that will bear not
>                    just bear fruit in the short term, but in the long
>                    term as well. The scholarship-winner will not just
>                    acquire information, but will be able to
>                    participate actively in and then exploit the
>                    practical experience gained in Germany in his or
>                    her own home country.
>
>
>                    Informations
>
>                    Details about how to apply are to be found in the
>                    leaflet The application leaflet can be ordered from
>                    the Rave-Stiftung c/o Institut für
>                    Auslandsbeziehungen Charlottenplatz 17 70173
>                    Stuttgart
>
>                    Applications due by: 31 March and 30 September each
>                    year.
>
>
>Leaflet  for Rave scholarship applicants
>
>
>      Rave Scholar-
>      ships
>                    The Rave Foundation would like to contribute to
>                    practical further education in arranging and
>                    realizing fine art exhibitions. It therefore awards
>                    scholarships to -
>                      curators
>                    -
>                      restorers
>                    -
>                      museum technicians
>                    -
>                      cultural managers
>
>                    from transformation and developing countries who
>                    have arranged a guest period, practical training
>                    period or non-paid work at a German museum, a state
>                    gallery or in cultural management at a German
>                    institution.
>
>                    The Rave Scholarship is a working scholarship and
>                    requires the holder's presence. It includes the
>                    following payments -
>                      A monthly lump sum of DM 2,500 for a scholarship
>                      period of three to six months
>                    -
>                      Travelling expenses (to and from Germany)
>                    -
>                      Married person's supplement if the spouse is
>                      present in Germany
>                    -
>                      Assistance with health insurance (also for
>                      spouses)
>                    -
>                      German course
>
>
>                    Conditions
>                    Scholarships will be awarded to applicants
>                    -
>                      who finished their professional training not less
>                      than five years previously and not yet over 35.
>                      Those still studying or training at the time of
>                      application will not be considered for selection.
>                      A scholarship can be awarded without age
>                      restrictions in reasonable cases.
>                    -
>                      who come from a transformation or developing
>                      country,
>                    -
>                      who have found a partner institution in Germany
>                      that has agreed to take care of them or agreed to
>                      a joint project,
>                    -
>                      who can provide a positive statement from their
>                      own country (reference).
>                    Knowledge of one of the three languages German,
>                    English or French is a requirement.
>
>                    Applicants who are not accepted can apply only once
>                    more.
>
>                    Selection procedure:
>                    The Rave Foundation committee will assess all
>                    applications. Scholarships are awarded twice per
>                    year. About 6 scholarships are awarded per year.
>
>                    There is no legal claim to the award of a
>                    scholarship. The decision will be conveyed to the
>                    applicant in writing without stating reasons.
>
>
>                    Application documents
>                    Applications are submitted without forms to the
>                    Rave Foundation, c/o Institut für
>                    Auslandsbeziehungen, Charlottenplatz 17, 70173
>                    Stuttgart, Fax +49 / 711 / 2264346, E-Mail:
>                    rave-stiftung {AT} ifa.de
>
>                    The application should be accompanied by
>                    -
>                      a CV, including educational qualifications,
>                    -
>                      a project sketch about the form of the planned
>                      visit to Germany,
>                    -
>                      consent from a German institution to care for the
>                      applicant during the scholarship period in
>                      Germany,
>                    -
>                      a letter of reference from the home country.
>
>                    The last application dates or 31 March and 30
>                    September each year. Selections will be made within
>                    two months.
>
>                    The Rave Foundation is an independent charitable
>                    foundation administered by the Institut für
>                    Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa). Ifa is a mediating
>                    organization for German foreign cultural policy.
>
>www.ifa.de
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>Institut fuer Auslandsbeziehungen
>Dr. Barbara Barsch/ Linienstrasse 155/ D-10115 Berlin
>Tel. ++49(0)30 28449111/ Fax: ++49(0)30 2823331
>e-mail:>barsch {AT} ifa.de< / >http://www.ifa.de<
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