Results of the Expert Committee on the Open Call with focus: JAPANESE CULTURE
First Stage of Selection
1. Jury members:
By decision of the Board of Directors of the OF 'Plovdiv' 2019 with Protocol 139 / 13.03.2018 was chosen jury: Dr Svetlana Kuyumdzhieva, Artistic Director, „Plovdiv 2019“ Foundation; Viktor Yankov, Deputy Director International Relations, „Plovdiv 2019“ Foundation; Gina Kafedzhian, Deputy Director Programme, „Plovdiv 2019“ Foundation; Alexandra Dimitrova, International Relations Expert, „Plovdiv 2019“ Foundation; Saori Hakoda, Project Manager, EU Japan Fest
Preliminary procedure and methodology of the evaluation:
All members of the jury received the project proposals in advancе and evaluated them individually. On a jury meeting a discussion of the individual reviews is made and the winners and reserves, if any, are chosen and the allocation of funds is done. The methodology for the assessment and a description of the preliminary procedure are applicable to this document.
2. Jury meeting and protocol:
The jury's meeting was held on July 6 from 11:00 to 18:00, with Saori Hakoda taking part in the discussion through a conference call. The meeting started with an individual discussion of each project. After the end of the discussion of the individual projects, voting took place and outlining of the winners, the reserve and the allocation of the funds.
3. Project proposals received and
Through the Open Call a total of 36 /thirty-six/ project proposals were received, of which the jury chose to support:
- Under Category 1 - 4 (four) projects, among which to allocate a grant of BGN 92,000 and outlined one reserve;
- Under Category 2 - 3 (three) projects;
- Under Category 3 - 7 (seven) projects.
The complete protocol of the Jury you can find here.
The details of the very call are here.