17 Mar 2016

Varna Youth Media Academy

Eligible applicants are all organisations, applying under Action  1 – Festivals and Contests, who have an opportunity to present young European performers.  

Priority will be given to projects, which include participants from cities – former and upcoming holders of the title European Youth Capital (Antwerp, Rotterdam, Torino, Maribor, Thessaloniki, Braga, Cluj Napoca, Ganja, Cascais, Novi Sad)

This key action is not available for new festivals.


Festivals and contests with 20 or more editions and program of 7 days or more – up to 10 000 BGN

Festivals and contests with 15 or more editions – up to 7 000 BGN

Festivals and contests with 10 or more editions – up to 5 000 BGN

Festivals and contests with up to 10 editions – up to 5 000 BGN

Eligible applicants: legal entities registered as non-profits or in accordance with the Commercial Code; cooperatives under the Cooperatives Act; companies under the Obligations and Contracts Act or established by law or act of the executive authorities; individual artists registered as freelancers.

The applicant/s must provide 30% co-funding of the total project budget. It must be verified by declaration at application stage.

You can see the documents here

Guidelines for applicationApplication FormANNEX1ANNEX2 

For questions regarding key action 5, please contact us at info@varna2017.bg

Application documents can submitted in one of two ways:

1. By internet at http://fund.varnaculture.bg, after registration. If you have registered in the program in 2016, you do not need to register again.

2. Paper application (1 copy), accompanied by a CD, USB, provided at the municipality of Varna (Varna 9000, 43 “Osmi Primorski Polk” blvd.).

For additional information:

Address: Varna 9000, 43 “Osmi Primorski Polk” blvd.

Telephone: 052/820 744; 0888 202760

E-mail address for correspondence: fund@varnaculture.bg