2015/2016 Lepsien Art Foundation International Grant Program for Emerging Artists (studio scholarships in the Art House in Düsseldorf, Germany)

Application Deadline: 15 May 2015

What: International Grant Program Emerging Artists 2015/16.
Worth: 5 Scholarship Grants to be awarded in the disciplines painting, sculpture and photography.
Where: Art House in Düsseldorf, Germany
When: 01. Sept. 2015 to 31 Aug. 201

Every year in fall starts a new grant program for international emerging artists. The Lepsien Art Foundation offers 5 studio scholarships in the Art House in Düsseldorf, Germany. The main focus is on the following disciplines : painting, sculpture and photo.


  • Applicants must have completed their studies at an officially accepted German or international academy of art. First public recognition in the concerned discipline in form of exhibitions, publications or the like is required.
  • Applicants who have not completed their studies or who are older than 39 years at the time of application can’t be considered for the grant program.


  • All applications will be assessed on the basis of clear selection criteria like diploma, artistic development and quality of art works, exhibition history, publications, projects, age.
  • The final group of candidates will be invited for a personal or telephone interview.

Travel Allowance:

  • The Grant Program does not include provision of travel allowances or other monetary allowances for the same.
  • However, there are certain opportunities to receive external support (travel grants, embassy support etc.) for the same and the Lepsien Art Foundation is willing to support in this matter.



Send to: apply_ea@lepsienartfoundation.com
Please add the keywords: “Application Emerging Artists 15/16

Required documents:

  • Please make sure that you send with your application the following documents: Portrait Picture, CV- and Expose-Document.
  • Without the upload of this information the application is incomplete and can’t be considered valid.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Lepsien Art Foundation International Grant Program


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