18 January 2016

“Prishtina has no river” 2016: call for application - thrive për aplikim

Call for applications: "Prishtina has no river" 2016

Qendra Multimedia from Prishtina, in cooperation with TRADUKI and Goethe Institute hereby invites writers and translators from Southeastern Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Rumania, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria and Macedonia) and Germany to apply for writers-in-residence program «Pristina has no river» 2016, in Pristina, Kosovo.

Deadline for applications is February 20th 2016.

Residential scholarships, each in the duration of 4 weeks, are available for April, May, June, September, October and November 2016.

The fellowship for the writers includes a one-month stay in fully equipped apartment in Pristina, travel costs and a stipend in the amount of 800 euro.

Applicant's eligible for this fellowship are fiction writers, poets, essayists, columnists, translators and playwrights.

Application must include:
1) – biography (in Albanian, Serbian/Croatian/Montenegrin/Bosnian, English or German);
2) – full address (phone number and e-mail address);
3) – bibliography (of the main published works);
4) – a short (max. half page) description of the project to be undertaken during one-month stay in Pristina.

The application should be sent to the following e – mail address: residency@qendra.org

While in Prishtina, the artists will use their time to work on their own projects, as well as for getting acquainted with the cultural life of the Kosovo capital.

All applicants will be informed about the decision of the jury per e-mail no later than 5th of march 2015.

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