Grants and Aids Programme

Ministry of Culture of Argentina. National Directorate of International Cooperation.
Key objectives of the measure:

To further equal opportunities by providing special support to young creators

To strengthen the management of cultural a nd artistic institutions by training and perfecting national professionals and technicians

To promote community development initiatives through exchange progra mme a nd the expertise ga ined a broad

To extend Exchange and Cooperat ion Agreements


In 2002,the former Argent ine Secreta riat of Culture implemented a Grant Progra mme for the purpose of contribut ing to the increase and development of the cultural and artistic activity in our country. In the beginning,the Progra mme implemented an open gra nt system, where applicants received invitations.In the yea r 2005,t he scope of this Programme wa s redefined with the intention of expanding its support lines a nd international cooperation agreements.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
regulatory, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

Through a nnual ca lls intended for young creators,technicians and culture professionals (30 yea rs and under) and Artists,Technicians and

Culture Professionals (with no age restrictions).

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Organize and manage transfer plans within the national territory.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

not information about

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

Professional growth and development of scholars

Opening of new institutional spaces for exchange between artists

Promotion of activities in the provinces

Indicators used to determine impact:
Number of applications receivedNumber of grants awarded