Project Funding
Artistic Research Abroad

Are you planning an international project and wish to make key contacts abroad? We provide travel grants for artistic research.

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Conditions of Funding

German-based performing artists in dance and theatre who are planning international projects

We cover travel expenses and/or provide a weekly allowance of €500 for artistic research abroad.

  • Detailed description of your artistic research project, including research plan, objectives and time frame
  • Information about the applicant
  • Applicant’s complete contact details
  • Account details (incl. IBAN and Swift code) and name of contracting party
  • Detailed financing plan (income and expenses, grants etc.) with information about gap funding (mark "funding requested" if appropriate) and public funding options
  • If requesting a travel grant, submit two comparative quotes for travel fares (travel agencies, rail, shipping agencies etc.).
  • Indicate whether the applicant has already received funding from the Goethe-Institut for previous projects.

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Next application deadline

The application must be received at least ten weeks before your trip is to begin.


Susanne Traub
Dance & Theatre Division Tel. +49 89 15921 421