The Maecenia Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to promote pioneering projects of women in all areas of science, art and culture.
The submitted works should contribute to the development of the sciences and the arts by developing new approaches from the perspective of women.
Projects that move between science and art and / or are interdisciplinary are particularly desirable. Funding will also be given to projects that are dedicated to the traditions and achievements of women: research, documentation and research that give meaning to the work of women in science, art and culture.
The Frankfurt maecenia Foundation for Women in Science and the Arts is committed to promoting women who pursue forward-looking projects in all areas of science, art and culture. In particular, maecenia supports projects that deal critically and constructively with society from the perspective of women and that are interdisciplinary. maecenia wants to strengthen the presence of women in science and art.
The foundation maecenia promotes ten projects in 2018 with 50,000 euros. The very different projects selected from 128 applications have one thing in common: their focus is on strong women.
Not to be promoted:
- commercially oriented projects
- Scholarships in the form of subsistence allowances
- academic qualification work (preparation or printing of dissertations, habilitations, etc.)
- Projects that serve individual self-discovery / life help
- Projects without significant time limit
- Projects that have already been completed or published
Natural and legal persons in Germany and abroad, usually women, are eligible to apply. Exceptions apply to projects of women in which men are also involved. Complementary funding is possible.
How to Apply
Applicants can apply via email at the address given on the website.
For more information, please visit https://www2.fundsforngos.org/latest-funds-for-ngos/maecenia-foundation-grant-program-promoting-pioneering-projects-of-women/