A two-day seminar on tenders for information and media project was held

Antena Desk Creative Europe Serbia successfully organized a two-day seminar on competitions for information and media projects in Novi Sad. On February 21, 2023, the first day of the two-day seminar was held in the RTV Media Center, while on February 22, the seminar was held in the premises of the “European Affairs” Fund of APV.
The seminar was intended for all institutions and organizations from Serbia that plan to apply for the Creative Europe program and the topics covered are contemporary practices and concepts in international cultural cooperation, cultural heritage and contemporary art; management of international projects; European cultural policy and priorities of the Creative Europe 2021-2027 program, with a focus on Media Literacy competitions and partnerships.
The aim of the seminar was to raise the quality and preparation of projects for applying to the Creative Europe program, to raise the programmatic and organizational capacities of institutions and organizations from Serbia, as well as to contribute to demetropolization in the field of culture. Also, the seminar was organized to promote communication, cooperation and exchange of experiences of representatives of cultural institutions and organizations from cities and municipalities in Serbia.
On the first day, the mission and priorities of the Creative Europe program, the currently announced tender for media partnerships, guidelines and conditions for applying, the financial framework for project preparation, as well as practical advice for the development of project ideas were presented.
The second day focused on the competition for media literacy, presentation of competition guidelines, support for media literacy projects and presentation of the “Scale up Media Coach” project, which was supported at last year’s competition for media literacy projects. The seminar was concluded with a joint discussion of all participants, a presentation of project ideas and a consultation and discussion of the seminar participants with representatives of Desk and Antenna Creative Europe Serbia.