The government has come out with the ‘Diamond Jubilee Fellowship for Aspiring Artists’ to promote art and culture. The government aims to provide, 1,000 artists below the age of 35, who have passed out from recognised institutions or expertise in Folklore arts, a monthly fellowship of Rs.10,000 each for one year. Besides, the local self-government bodies, government and aided schools and cultural organisations across the state will host the artists and provide infrastructure facilities to train the students. The fellowship is given for a period of 2 years.
The artists who are interested to apply for the’ Diamond Jubilee Fellowship’ must provide a copy of their qualification certificates and age certificate along with their application. Applications can be submitted through online till October 31, 2017.
To submit the application, click here.