News archive - Call for Participation "Cultural Innovators Network", Deadline: May 14, 2012

CULTURAL INNOVATORS NETWORK, which is organized by the Goethe-Institut, aims at connecting young people from different European and Arab countries. It provides a platform for discussing experiences and approaches to challenges of their societies. Through meetings, online platforms and jointly drafted projects the CULTURAL INNOVATORS NETWORK will build strong links between the participants.


  • be open to meet and work together with people from different cultures and social backgrounds
  • be engaged in projects or institutions working on political, social or cultural issues
  • have the ability to implement a project and to inspire other people for their goals and ideals
  • have strong links with the civil society in their countries
  • be a resident of one of the eligible countries: Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Libya, Montenegro, Morocco, Palestinian Territories, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE
  • be young adults up to the age of 32
  • and have a very good command of English



  • The Learning Journeys (duration: 7 days) will take place between the end of June and July. The three destinations are: Egypt, Italy, and Germany.
  • The Preparatory meeting (duration: 6 days), will be held in the first part of September 2012 in the city of Alexandria.
  • The Cultural Innovators Forum (duration: 7 days) will be held in December in the city of Istanbul.


Travel and accommodation costs are covered. Catering is provided. The organiser will support you to obtain the required visa.

Your application should comprise:

  • one completed Application Form (see attached)
  • one portrait photo

Please send your application by email only to the following contact:
Fabian Ledwon
Goethe-Institut Alexandria
10, Sh. Batalsa, Alexandria
Tel. +20 (0) 34879870 (dial 115)
Fax +20 (0) 3487 4852


please refer to the document attached for further information.

Geographical focus
  • Albania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • International; Other
  • Kosovo*
  • Montenegro
  • Serbia
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

Entry created by Ines Marinkovic on May 10, 2012
Modified on May 10, 2012