The Orange Foundation is supporting music festivals in Africa and the Middle East – Call for applications
Deadline: 30 October 2018
For 30 years the Orange Foundation has been championing musical initiatives in France. It has supported emerging musical groups, festivals and actions to promote music and widen access to it.
Today, Orange is extending its international reach in partnership with Orange Group subsidiaries and is launching a call for proposals in Africa and the Middle East. In the MENA region, the following countries where Orange is active are eligible: Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia.
This call for proposals is aimed at musical festivals taking place in 2019.
A selection committee made up of musical experts will study and select the chosen proposals in November 2018.
The committee will select festivals that have existed for at least two years and that promote:
- world music, traditional music, jazz, or vocal music repertoires;
- young musicians and singers;
- professional artists or future professionals;
- a national reach;
- community engagement or learning focus;
- at least five concerts.
Festivals may only apply for a maximum of 25% of the total cost of the festival.
The deadline for applications is 30 October 2018.
To apply for support, complete the online questionnaire and include all the documents requested. You can log in or create an account here
For more information about this call, please click here
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