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UNESCO/Aschberg Bursaries for Artists

The Instituto Sacatar announces the UNESCO/Aschberg bursaries for artist residencies at its estate on the island of Itaparica in Bahia, Brazil, to take place from 26 October to 21 December 2009. The two bursaries, in Visual Arts and Music, provide roundtrip airfare , a room with attached private bath, a separate studio, meals, and logistical support to realize the artist's project proposal. The artist is responsible for his or her own working materials and personal expenses. The bursaries are restricted to artists between 25 and 35 years of age at time of application. The bursaries are further restricted to artists from Eastern Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand and/or the Pacific islands.

Applications must be received by 15 November 2008.

Full details can be found at www.sacatar.org.