MAEC AECID scholarship programme for expansion of artistic studies at the Academy of Spain in Rome
NEWS - Opportunities
Friday, 16 March 2012 01:09
The annual call for applications to the Scholarship Program for further artistic studies at the Academy of Spain in Rome has been announced.

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The programme is run in collaboration with the Rafael del Pino Foundation with the goal of encouraging education in the arts and humanities for Spanish and Latin American creators, restorers and researchers. The programme also aims to achieve a greater presence of Spanish culture in Italy, a better understanding of both cultures in both countries and a greater cultural link between Europe and Latin America.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation in Spain (MAEC) and the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AECID) will award grants in the following categories:

Sculpture; painting; photography; video; film; engraving; design; fashion design; graphic design; internet art; architecture; music and musicology; performing arts; literature (Valle Scholarship); comic art; aesthetics: theory, philosophy and art criticism; museology and curating.

In collaboration with the Rafael del Pino Foundation, grants will also be available in the category of Architecture in Restoration of Artistic and Cultural Heritage.

Grants are held once a year by open call, which is published in the Official Gazette at are accepted from Spanish and Latin American students.


March 22nd 2012.

More Info:

More information on the call can be found here:

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