The ENDESA Foundation , in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture ( MCU ) of Spain and the Centro Coordinador de Formación Hispánica, of the Duques de Soria Foundation, announce the ninth Announcement of the ENDESA Scholarships for Latin America on cultural heritage (2006/2007 academic year) .
The scholarships are intended for postgraduates of any degree who have a professional relationship with the area of cultural heritage and are aimed at training and practical specialization in restoration, conservation and research of historical-artistic heritage.
The program is aimed at Latin American university students and from countries with a close and historical relationship with Spain, such as the Philippines, Equatorial Guinea, Puerto Rico and Portugal.
The granted scholarships are intended to participate in a non-regulated training program in the field of cultural heritage, which will be developed through internships for scholarship holders in the following centers dependent on or attached to the Ministry of Culture of Spain:
National Historical Archive
Spanish Historical Heritage Institute
National Archaeological Museum
Museum of America
National Museum of Decorative Arts
Anthropology National Museum
Reina Sofía National Art Center Museum
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (“Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection” Foundation)
Lázaro Galdiano Museum (Lázaro Galdiano Foundation)
Prado Museum General Sub-Directorate for the Protection of Historical Heritage
Nine months (from October 2, 2006 to June 29, 2007).
Monthly payments of 1,000 Euros, travel and installation assistance of 1,800 Euros and non-pharmaceutical medical insurance.
Application deadline :
The call closes on May 2, 2006.
Send documentation to:
ENDESA Scholarships for Latin America for Cultural Heritage
General Sub-Directorate for International Cultural Cooperation General Directorate for Cultural
Cooperation and Communication
Ministry of Culture
Plaza del Rey, 1, 1st floor
28071 MADRID (SPAIN)
Form available at the following address: http://www.mcu.es/jsp/plantilla_wai.jsp?id=54&area=atencion