ThinkArts Grant 2021 open call | India
The ThinkArts Grant 2021 aims to support 5 digital pieces created exclusively for young audiences by theatre practitioners or artists based in India.
The grant aims to fulfil the following objectives:
- Address the gap of original digital content of quality developed specifically for young audiences in India.
- Support continued access to art engagements for children in schools and for families.
- Support artists and theatre practitioners in India making work for young audiences.
- Explore new ways of disseminating arts content to young audiences, in these times.
5 selected applicants will be provided a grant of INR 50000 each to create an original digital piece (min. 20 mins duration) for young audiences, which can be non-verbal, in English or in any Indian language.
Eligibility: Professional theatre practitioners or artists based in India may apply, either as a collective or as individuals. Prior experience in creating work for young audiences is appreciated but not necessary.
Applications must be submitted through this form: https://forms.gle/Dt7zPrw42Lb7KUyu8
The application deadline is 30th June, 2021.
Shortlisted applicants will be informed by 7th July 2021.
For more details, visit: http://www.thinkarts.co.in/grant.html
ThinkArts is a not-for-profit organisation based in Kolkata, India, which aims to facilitate high quality, transformative arts events for children and young adults, based on the belief that regular creative experiences are essential for children to develop their imagination and emotional intelligence. The ThinkArts Grant 2021 has been launched with the support of friends of ThinkArts.