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Open Call for “SPOTLIGHT TAIWAN” Project’s Applications until Feb. 18, 2024

  • Date:2024-01-13

Taiwan's Ministry of Culture is pleased to announce the open call for proposals for its annual “Spotlight Taiwan” project, which is to promote international cultural exchanges and cultivate a greater interest and appreciation of Taiwan’s culture in the international community.

Art, cultural, and educational institutions worldwide — including museums, art venues, cultural associations, universities, and research centers — as well as international media and news agencies are invited to apply for the Spotlight Taiwan Project.  Applicants with established influence and a capacity for mobilizing public participation or professional networks will receive priority consideration. The Ministry may provide funding up to a maximum of US$30,000 per year for an approved project. Applications will close on Feb. 18, 2024.

The Ministry will support partner organizations’ undertaking of the following themes and forms of activities:

  1. Content: Arts or cultural activities that have Taiwan’s contemporary culture at their core, including performing and visual arts, cinema, TV production, music, literature and publishing, crafts, the creative sector, history and cultural heritage, or community empowerment.
  2. Format: A series of activities curated by theme or crafted with different mediums in an innovative fashion; joint ventures with established arts institutions or international expositions such as performances, exhibitions, film screenings, masterclasses, symposiums, and workshops; or talent incubation initiatives and interdisciplinary cooperation across different sectors comprising one or more of the aforementioned activities.

For more information, please review the project details, or contact project coordinator of Taiwan's Ministry of Culture: 

Ya-hsin Lo (羅雅馨 )