A collaboration between the British Council’s _in Motion grant and the Prince Claus Fund Mobility Grant.

Please note that applications for in Motion are currently on hold due to Covid-19.

"We are putting projects on hold with a view to rescheduling when it becomes possible. We are exploring how we can digitise our programmes and possibilities for connecting people online." - For further information on our arts response to Covid-19 please click here.

The British Council, and Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development are issuing a Call for Proposals to support Mobility in and from Africa, specifically prioritising young artists and cultural practitioners from a range of African countries. Through this joint collaboration, we wish to assist in the professional growth and networking possibilities of emerging practitioners from Africa. 

The Mobility Fund is aimed at artists and cultural professionals from the following African countries, who are looking to strengthen their cultural practice: Botswana; Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Malawi; Mauritius; Mozambique; Namibia; Nigeria; Rwanda; Senegal; Sierra Leone; South Africa; South Sudan; Sudan; Tanzania; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe.

Eligible travel routes that would be supported include travel within the countries listed above as well as between the above listed African countries and countries listed in the DAC list. 

Please also note, additional funding is available for people with disabilities and/or special needs.