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Australia Council offers travel bursaries for IETM Bucharest

Expressions of Interest are now open to performing arts professionals for support to attend the IETM Spring Plenary in Bucharest, Romania on 20 - 23 April.

IETM, the International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts, is the EU’s primary performing arts network. In 2009, the Australia Council developed a partnership with IETM to develop long term collaborations and co-productions between Australian and European artists. This project has now evolved into a broader engagement with European networks and partners, supported by the Council’s International Development Manager – Europe. The Australia Council will continue to support an Australian delegation at IETM’s plenary meetings, including the 2017 IETM Spring Plenary meeting in

The Australia Council will lead an Australian delegation at the SpringPlenary. Council’s International Development Manager – Europe will work with the delegation in Bucharest.

The Council support will provide six delegates with $3,000 each towards the cost of attending IETM. The Council supported delegates will be responsible for all costs associated with attending the meeting including flights, insurance, accommodation and registration.

Please check the general eligibility requirements on the Australia Council website.