Apply Now to Tandem: An Exchange Between Arab and European ‘Culture Managers’

Founded in 2011, Tandem is an international-exchange program for “culture managers”: that is, heads of¬†independent cultural NGOs, “non-hierarchical and open-minded” public institutions, and other culture-oriented civil society proects:

diagramTandem promises an intensive one-year international exchange and EUR 5,000 start-up money for an initial project. The program is set to kick off in Amman September 14, 2016 and wrap up the following September in Europe.

From the website:

For applicants from Europe: please fill in the English application form. You can contact Hatem Salama (salama[at] for further inquiries.

For applicants for Arab Countries: please fill in the online application form in Arabic or in French. You can contact Reem (r.khattab[at] for further inquiries.

Application deadline is end-of-day Monday 20 June, 2016 (23:59 CET). Selection of applicants and invitations for the Partner Forum will be announced by mid-July.

Learn more about Tandem Shaml and its previous rounds here on our website and on the Facebook page. You can also read the FAQ that explains more about conditions of participation.