Travel and Promotion Grants

Where
Argentina
When
2020
Who
National Fund for the Arts, Ministry of Culture of Argentina
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Travel and Promotion Grants contribute with funds so that artists and cultural agents can attend and promote their art in various artistic and cultural events such as fairs, markets, festivals, exhibitions, congresses, forums, biennials and artistic tours that are relevant to their growth and/ or professional development.
These scholarships can be used for projects that include travel and promotion within or outside the country. In all cases, a document proving participation in the meeting will be required (see the Requirements drop-down menu).
Grants can be used to cover:
* accommodation
* travel and commuting
* per diem
* any expense directly originated in the execution of the project
Argentine and/ or foreign artists, artisans, designers, architects, producers, researchers and cultural managers who legally reside in Argentina and have projects included in the following disciplines can apply for the grants:
* Performing arts
* Crafts
* Visual arts
* Art and Social Transformation
* Architecture and Heritage
* Audiovisual Arts
* Design
* Cultural Management
* Literature
* Music
* Art, Science and Technology

Applications can be individual or group. A fixed amount is provided per grant; such amounts vary according to the geographic destination where the project will be developed.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Year 2019: 61 grants were awarded.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Type of entity
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO