Grant published at DOGC 31 january 2017
Travel arrangements: music
Grants awarded by the Institut Ramon Llull to cover travel expenses allowing musicians to perform abroad 2017
Travel, accommodation and/or transport of equipment for the purpose of giving performances and/or tours outside Catalonia in the field of music, from 1st July to 31th December 2017, which contribute to the presence of the cultural creativity of Catalonia elsewhere, providing some monetary compensation is received (ticket/box office).
Artists are taken to mean both individual artists and musical ensembles.
Performances are taken to mean:
- A single concert, travel to which departs from and returns to Catalonia.
- Similar concerts at the same venue, travel to which departs from and returns to Catalonia.
Tours are taken to mean:
A series of consecutive performances by an artist in the musical sphere in different locations, departing from and returning to Catalonia.
These grants are available to self-employed individuals and legal entities that meet the requirements set out in the legal regulations of the open call.
Only one application may be submitted per artist in each call for applications.
The minimum amount that can be applied for is:
- in the case of up to 2 people: 1,500.00 euros.
- in the case of 3 or more people: 2,500.00 euros.
The maximum eligible amount is 8,000.00 euros per artist in each call for applications.
The maximum amount that can be granted to each artist in a year in calls for applications by the Institut Ramon Llull under these heads is 10,000.00 euros.
These are solely and exclusively those corresponding to accommodation, travel and/or transport of equipment which have not been borne by a third party.
In the case of a single concert or various similar concerts at the same venue, travel by the artist and the technical personnel necessary to stage the performance departing from and returning to Catalonia, transport of equipment and accommodation will be accepted as eligible expenses.
In the case of a tour, a single journey by the personnel, departing from and returning to Catalonia, transport of equipment and accommodation will be accepted as eligible expenses.
In the case of accommodation, the nights of the performances and, if appropriate, the night before the first concert may be counted as eligible expenses.
Accommodation for the artist en route is also counted as an eligible expense.
Submission of applications
The application form is available at the electronic office of the Institut Ramon Llull.
Legal entities must submit the application and take the other steps associated with the procedure for granting and justifying subsidies online only, using the electronic office of the Institut Ramon Llull and the pertinent system of signatures.
Freelance individuals should preferably submit applications online, using the electronic office of the Institut Ramon Llull. They may also do so in person.
In the latter case, applications on paper must be submitted at:
-Post offices, using the administrative post system
-In person at the offices in Barcelona:
Institut Ramon Llull
Avinguda Diagonal, 373
08008 Barcelona (Spain)
-At any of the registries and offices specified in article 38.4 of the legal system governing public authorities and administrative procedure act, Law 30/1992 of 26th November 1992.
In case of foreign applicants (non residents self-employed individuals and legal entities) requesting a grant for the first time at the Institut Ramon Llull:
Certification is needed. If you do not have an accreditarion, you must apply for one. The Ramon Llull Institute is responsible for generating it and send it after having verified the documentation accrediting the applicant identity.
The accreditation is valid for five years from the date of submission of documents proving the identity of the person concerned, unless there is some change.
Upon receipt of the accreditation, the applicant may apply for a grant.
The period for applications is from the day after the publication date in the official journal of the government of Catalonia up to 12th July 2017, both inclusive.
CONSULTING AND SUBMITTING DOCUMENTS
To settle any doubts regarding applications, approach:
Lluc Silvestre email@example.com