Submission Deadline: end of October every year


More information about the scholarships here (in German).


A1 Work grant to promote artistic development (18,500 euros for one year)

  • for exclusively freelance visual artists
  • Applicants must not be employed; marginal employment is not taken into account.

A2 Artist project / project grant for the realization of an artistic project that can be delimited in terms of time and content, with the main focus of artistic production

  • Proven material and travel costs (excluding own fees and private living expenses) are financed up to a maximum of 25,000 euros.

HAP Grieshaber Prize from VG BILD-KUNST

The jury will select the winner of the 25,000 euro prize from the applications for program A1. Self-application is not possible.

Promotional award Valerie and Kurt M. Schulz-Schönhausen

The jury will select the winner of the 10,000 Euro prize from the applications for program A1. Self-application is not possible.