About the Programme
British Council in Taiwan launches the "Connections through Culture" Grants in 2019. This programme aims to develop exciting cultural collaborations between artists and arts organisations, also to support long-lasting relationships between Taiwan and the UK. Celebrating the diverse cultural scenes in Taiwan and the UK, the programme offers support, information, advice, networking opportunities and development grants to artists and arts organisations. Artists and arts organisations can both benefit from the inspiration gained from exchanging ideas and sharing their cultural history. The "Connections through Culture" Grants is organised by British Council in Taiwan with supports from the National Culture and Arts Foundation.
- Value of each grant is set at £2,500 (or equivalent monetary value in Taiwan Dollars) per project. A limited number of small grants to enable artists or members of arts organisations to visit their counterparts in Taiwan or the UK for a limited period of time, to develop projects, exchange skills or see others' work. Grants are offered four times each year.
- Grants are offered to artists / organisations working in the following areas including drama, dance, visual arts, literature, film, music, architecture, design and fashion.
"Connections through Culture" grant applications are paused
“Future rounds are currently paused due to Covid-19. For further information regarding British Council’s response on Covid-19, please visit our website for more information.
For more information, please download the "notes to applicants" document at our "Download" section.
Please complete the online application form here according to the "open for application" date and upload your CV and a letter of support from a confirmed host arts organisation or artist.
Please contact us via email if you have any questions.
British Council reserves right to further changes.