5 December 2018

Opportunity Description

The African Culture Fund (ACF) is a pan-African fund that aims to support the sectors of arts education and cultural and creative industries on the African Continent.

The Fund seeks to professionalize of the creative sector, promote cultural entrepreneurs, artists, culture professionals and socio-economic and cultural organizations producing cultural goods and culture service providers.

For this first call, the Fund supports activities and projects in the Visual Arts field.

This call therefore concerns activities and projects for the creation, production and dissemination of works of visual arts. This call concerns traditional visual arts, contemporary visual arts, photography, video art, digital art, decorative arts (textile art, design, marquetry …), etc.

This call covers all countries of the African continent.

For any project made in relation with this call, the maximum budget is US $ 10,000. Projects must be completed over a period not exceeding 18 months.

How to Apply

Applications should include the following attachments:

  • The completed application form (in Word or PDF format)
  • CV (in Word or PDF format) or references of the candidate
  • Cover letter

Applications must be submitted in English or French.

The guidelines and the application form can be downloaded from the Fund’s website.

For clarification or information please send an email to application@africanculturefund.net no later than October 31, 2018.