Applying via partner institutions

Options for applying for scholarships at the Künstlerhaus Lukas via partner institutions

In addition to directly applying for a scholarship at the Künstlerhaus Lukas, the following options exist for applying for scholarships on the Künstlerhaus Lukas program.

Exchange grant for artists from Mecklenburg-Vorpommern – travel residency 
In cooperation with the Arts Commission of the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, in order to provide special support for artists from the state, up to six scholarships are awarded annually – in particular for the international exchange program run by the Künstlerhaus Lukas. Successful applicants are selected by the Arts Commission of the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. More information on applying:
Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

Residency grant for artists from Saxony-Anhalt – guest residency
In cooperation with the Saxony-Anhalt Arts Foundation, up to three scholarships in the fields of literature, the visual arts and composition are funded in addition to the Künstlerhaus Lukas program. Successful applicants are chosen by the jury of the Saxony-Anhalt Arts Foundation in consultation with Künstlerhaus Lukas management. Scholarship applications are accepted by the Saxony-Anhalt Arts Foundation. Artists from Saxony-Anhalt may also apply directly to the Künstlerhaus Lukas.

Scholarship for children’s book illustration – illustration residency
Every two years, illustrators of children’s books may apply for a scholarship via the Bilderbuchmuseum Troisdorf. Successful applicants are chosen by the jury of the Stiftung Kinderbuchmuseum Burg Wissem and Hinstorff publishing house as well as the expert jury of the Künstlerhaus Lukas.

Residency grant with exhibition or concert – cooperation residency
In cooperation with Dorint Strandresort & Spa, the municipality and spa administration of Ostseebad Wustrow, each year one scholarship is funded in addition to the Künstlerhaus Lukas program in the field of the visual arts or composition. The scholarship comprises a one-month work residency at the Künstlerhaus Lukas with an exhibition or a concert at Fischlandhaus Wustrow or the Dorint Hotel Wustrow. Applications can be submitted as part of the normal application process at Künstlerhaus Lukas.

Screenplay scholarship – film residency Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Together with FilmLand M-V gGmbH, each year one honorary scholarship and one scholarship for young talent are awarded to promote screenplay writing. This prize is presented annually by the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern at Schwerin Film Festival. FilmLand M-V gGmbH, the company which receives scholarship applications, is entitled to make proposals and has an advisory role. More information on applying:
Künstlerhaus Lukas announcements and at Filmkunstfest MV.

Scholarship for artistic student work – student residency
This scholarship honors the prizewinners of two student competitions run by the training institutions for the artistic professions in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and supports networking for the promotion of particularly young artists from Northern Europe. This includes the first prize in the student competition INSOMNALE organized by the University of Greifswald’s Caspar David Friedrich Institute and the annual first prize at the Faculty of Design at the Hochschule Wismar. It includes a free one-month residency at the Künstlerhaus Lukas, funding for a catalogue and participation in an exhibition at the Neues Kunsthaus. Successful applicants are chosen by juries at the partner institutions. More information on applying: Caspar-David-Friedrich-Institute, Hochschule Wismar and exchange scholarships

Residency grant funded by the health insurance provider AOK Nordost – guest residency
This scholarship is awarded as a prize. More information on applying: AOK – “Art meets health”