Announcement: Open Danube Award 2019

The European Danube Academy (EDA) and its partners – The State Association of German Sinti and Roma, the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg and the Council of Danube Cities and Regions– call for applications for the Open Danube Award 2019 for small and hands-on projects on the topic of Roma Integration in the Danube Region.

We are seeking small and short-term projects and initiatives, which promote the cultural variety of Roma within the society of the Danube Region. The project proposals could fall within the following main areas:

  • Music, dance, film, photography, visual arts, culinary art, theatre and literature
  • Promotion of social, cultural or linguistic identities among Roma communities
  • Promotion of the understanding between Roma and non-Roma
  • Social aspects: Improvement of the social situation of Roma communities in the Danube Region.

Outstanding projects or initiatives will be awarded with an honorary price by a jury of experts and stakeholders invited by the European Danube Academy. There will be financial awards of up to 100% funding of their project costs from 500 € up to 3.500 € per project!

In addition, these awarded projects and initiatives will be presented at the ROMNO POWER FESTIVAL on September 13-21, 2019 in Ulm, Germany. The costs for travel will be covered by the European Danube Academy. Application Deadline is July 15th, 2019!

Please use our simple online form to apply for the Open Danube Award 2019