Travel Grant Program
About Travel Grant Program
Launched in 2005, CIMAM’s Travel Grant Program is designed to foster cooperation and cultural exchange between contemporary art curators and museums directors in emerging and developing economies and their counterparts in other regions of the world.
Who can apply for a grant?
Grants are addressed to modern and contemporary art museum or collection directors and curators and indepdent curators in need of financial help to attend CIMAM’s Annual Conference.
Application Form 2019
Deadline to apply is 5 May 2019. Candidates are invited to complete an online application form and include a CV and short résumé, a motivation statement and two letters of recommendation.
Selection Committee Travel Grants
Travel grant applications are evaluated and conferred by CIMAM’s Travel Grant Committee, composed by members of the CIMAM Board, and the Travel Grant Funder.
Deadline extended for grants supported by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute
Contemporary art professionals residing in Poland are encouraged to apply until Sunday, 31 May, 2019, for travel grants to attend the CIMAM 2019 Annual Conference in Sydney, 15 – 17 November.
2019 Travel Grant Funders
Find out more about our 2019 Travel Grant Funders: The Getty Foundation, Alserkal Programming, V-A-C Foundation, and Byucksan Foundation. Thank you for your generous support!
The Prince Claus Fund’s Mobility Fund
Professionals living in and traveling from countries listed in the DAC list are invited to apply for The Prince Claus Fund's Mobility Fund to attend the CIMAM 2019 Annual Conference in Australia.
CIMAM Precedent Grantees
Since 2005 over 300 young curators and museum directors from emerging economies have been awarded support to attend CIMAM’s Annual Conference. Over the years CIMAM’s travel grantees have constituted a remarkable group of professionals who have later become important protagonists in today’s modern and contemporary art museums and collections.