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Registration is via the registration form that can be found below.
For the application, the following documents must be sent by mail by November 16, 2020 to sce.hgk(at) It can be sent in addition to the Academy of Art and Design FHNW by October 26, 2020 (stamp inbox) or brought in person. Address: Academy of Art and Design FHNW, Freilager-Platz 1, CH-4002 Basel. Following documents should be brought along:

_Idea and motivation statement for a corporate or independent project concept in the form of an implementation plan (1-2pages)
_Expectations regarding the competition program (1 page)
_Portfolio with 5 creative or artistic works
_Career résumé (please let us know the number of people if you apply with a team)
_At least one certificate BA or MA of the Arts

Registration is open for individuals or for teams. Subsequently, max. 15 participants who propose projects with social relevance will be invited to the program.

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The Swiss Cultural Challenge offers you the opportunity to rent a subsidised workplace at the «Stellwerk» studio community. For the duration of the Challenge, the rent will be between 243 and 290 Swiss francs, depending on the chosen location. Once the Challenge has been completed, the workplace can be retained, while the rental prices will gradually increase.

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At the time of registration, the date of implementation of the organization/company may not be more than 3 years ago.

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