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Artists' International Development Fund: Round 13 now open

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Round 13 of the Artists' International Development Fund (AIDF) is now open for applications

AIDF exists to facilitate international collaboration among artists and creative practitioners between the UK and other countries and is funded jointly by Arts Council England and the British Council.

Intended as a launchpad for the development of markets and audiences overseas, the fund advocates freelance and self-employed artists to broaden their horizons through work, travel and exploration by collaborating on a professional project, while also giving audiences the chance to enjoy talent from around the world. 

Applicants should be based in England, in the early stages of career development and able to demonstrate interest generated within a host country (see guidelines). Creatives across all disciplines are encouraged to applycreative producers, curators, editors and artists, as well as architects, fashion designers and designers.

How to apply

Arts Council England has updated their online application system, so all new applicant profiles must be submitted for validation on their online application system by 5pm Wednesday 1 June. Applicants will not be able to start their application until their profile has been validated.

The deadline for applications for this round is 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

Those who previously applied to round 10, 11 or 12 cannot apply.

Outcomes for this current round will be announced by Wednesday 3 August 2016 (project activity cannot commence prior to this date).

For annoucements of future funding rounds, follow our blog and Twitter.