Logo.gif (28367 bytes) A   BRIDGE OF UNDERSTANDING  KÓDSZÁM:

Vissza a programok felsorolásához



Applications should be submitted by 15 January 2002 for the first round of the competition,

by 31 May 2002 for the second round of the competition.

New projects' window within the Soros Foundations Network, linked with Azerbaijan,Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan

Applications should be submitted by E-mail, in an attached doc or rtf file to arnold@soros.hu. Applications that are not submitted in the above way and by the deadline will not be considered.


The main goals of this program are:


The following projects will receive support:

To be eligible for support, the projects should involve, in one way or another, one or more of the following countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.


The following projects will not be eligible for support:

 General criteria for selection:

 Application procedure:

The amount of money available for each project is up to $15,000. The description of the project proposal should be submitted by filling the necessary application form, which should not exceed 5 pages plus the budget.

All types of cultural and artistic organizations are eligible to apply. The duration of the project should not exceed 6 months and it should be realized by June 2003. Project proposals should be presented in English language.

All applications for the year 2002 should be submitted by E-mail in an attached doc or rtf file to arnold@soros.hu . The applications will be reviewed exclusively in procedure of competition. Proposals sent directly to the Program Director will not be considered. The cultural coordinators of the national Soros foundations are the contact point for information and consultations about the principles, guidelines and deadlines of the A Bridge of Understanding program competition for the year 2002. The list of coordinators' addresses is: http://www.batory.org.pl/art/coordinators.html

Please bear in mind that projects will be supported only under condition that they help for mutual understanding, sharing and learning, introduce innovative ideas, and result in practical outcomes.
After the evaluations of national and international experts, all applications will be reviewed by the Sub-Board of the Arts and Culture Network program for final approval. The results will be announced:

For the first round of the competition - 20 March 2002
For the second round of the competition - 30 September 2002