Scholarships Merit-based
International Visegrad Fund

Performing Artists Residency Support

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Multiple disciplines
5500 EUR
4 countries
15 Oct 2024
Application deadline


Performing Artists Residencies support contemporary theater and dance in Central Europe by providing opportunities to host artists and companies from/in V4 countries.


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



Up to €2,500 or €5,500

Scholarship coverage

  • accommodation


Performing Artists residencies support innovation, experiment and creativity in the performing arts – new drama, contemporary dance, new circus, physical theatre, visual theater, alternative theater, performance art. The program is not suitable for stone theaters, already developed performances, or theater festivals.

Applicable programmes


The support for individual residency is €2,000 for the host institution and €2,500 for the artist.

The amount of support for group residency is €3,500 for the host institution and €5,500 for the group members.


  • Both individual artists and artistic groups can apply for this type of support.
  • The applicant/s must be citizen from V4 country over the age of 18.
  • Applicants for group residencies (3 artists or more) may come from different V4 countries (group members, however, must come from V4 countries other than the destination country).
  • The place of residency must be different than the applicant’s citizenship and residence.
  • Each applicant can get support only once per calendar year.
  • Residencies can take place between January 10, 2025 to December 31, 2025.

Scholarship requirements


Multiple disciplines


4 countries


4 nationalities

Study experience required

High school


Over 18


Application deadline

15 Oct 2024

The application form must be submitted via My Visegrad by October 15, 2024, 12:00 (noon). The online application system opens 1 month before the deadline. It is not possible to apply outside of this submission period.Application must be submitted with the following documents:

Copy of your ID or passport (of each applicant if applying as a group);

Artistic portfolio + reviews;

Scan of letter of acceptance from the host organization in English on a letterhead paper no older than 3 months which includes the names of the artists; title of the project; planned dates of the residency; date; name and signature of the statutory representative.

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