Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy 2017 – Open Call

16. February 2017
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Call for applications now open until 26 March 2017.

ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2017.

Every summer more than 300 students from more than 50 countries worldwide participate in over 20 classes on art projects at the Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts. The Academy is renowned for the high reputation of the teaching artists and for the high number of international participants, aiming  at a wide variety of artistic production. The participants can choose from various courses taking place at Summer Academy Salzburg between 17.07. – 26.8.2017. More information about the courses for curators and artists you can find HERE

For the selection of the fellows, ERSTE Foundation forms a jury together with its project partners,, and

The Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy are designed for artists and curators at the beginning of their career address candidates from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Slovak Republic
cover room and board, travel expenses and the participation fee for the course
are worth between EUR 1.000,- and 1.500,- each, depending on the different length of  courses for artists or curators. For more details on accommodation possibilities, please follow this LINK

Applications have to include the following documents:

  • Complete digital application form, including the following information:
    • Your contact information (name, address, e-mail, phone, website)
    • Letter of intent explaining why you apply, what you expect from taking part in the course and why you think you are qualified for participation (max. 5000 characters)
    • Brief informative curriculum vitae (max. 1 page)
  • Portfolio (max. 10 MB)

Please download the application form HERE

Please note: The application form (please download the form on the Website) is required, other application formats cannot be accepted. All documents must be sent as PDF.

Applications are accepted only in English and by e-mail until 26 March 2017 at

For further questions please contact Michaela Geboltsberger/

photo: Jennifer Allen, Lunch Talk 2014, Hohensalzburg Fortress, © Pia Streicher