Grants will improve the economic conditions of creatives
Creatives can now apply for grant funding from the ACP-EU 3 million Euro Grant Support Programme available in 15 Caribbean Countries. The Programme will support individuals and organisations in the Cultural and Creative Industries (CCIs) across areas such as music, fashion, festivals, film and animation, literary arts, and visual and performing arts.
The grant support programme is being implemented by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat and The University of the West Indies (UWI) through a regional project entitled ‘Creative Caribbean – An Ecosystem of “Play” for Growth and Development.’
‘Creative Caribbean’ will provide grants and improve the economic conditions of creatives to stimulate sustainable growth of the CCIs in the Caribbean, a sector which provides millions in revenue and in which thousands of people find full time and part-time work.
Creatives may apply under three grant schemes: industry grants, enabling environment grants, and training grants. Applications are to be submitted on the project website at https//en.unesco.org/creative-Caribbean/home. The deadline for applications of July 8, 2022, 11:59 p.m. (EST).
Visit the Bahamas Trade Info Portal for more information >>> https://www.bahamastradeinfo.gov.bs/creative-caribbean-grant-call/