Plovdiv 2019 announces an Open Call for support of projects initiated by and for the chitalishta (community centers) in Plovdiv and the region, with focus Community Participation and Innovation. The invitation is to the entire South-Central Region, which includes the districts of Plovdiv, Smolyan, Haskovo, Kardzhali and Pazardzhik. From 1st November 2017 untill 31st January 2018 all of the Chitalishta in these areas as well as their partners, who have specifically prepared projects for the occasion together with them and the local communities, can apply. A wide range of cultural events and opportunities to enrich the cultural life of the communities as well as to develop social entrepreneurship are welcomed. The Open Call, with a budget of 250 000 BGN, is made with simplified conditions meant for the implementation of small projects and the inclusion of small organizations. The distribution of the financial grants is as follows: a maximum of 5,000 BGN per project with a minimum of 20% own contribution by the applicant, which includes own equipment and buildings. According to the contract, the amount of funding will be paid out with 80% in advance.
The full text of the Open Call and all the application documents required can be downloaded HERE.
Link to the Facebook event HERE.