*UPDATE* Application extended until 10 November, Tuesday, 11:59pm Singapore/Philippines time only for those who sent concerns over technical glitches while uploading applications.

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Connections Through Culture UK-Southeast Asia 2020 -2021 Online Grants. This page admits applications coming from the United Kingdom and from five Southeast Asia countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.

Application will start on 16 October, Friday, 9:00 GMT+8 and will close on 08 November, Sunday, 23:59 GMT+8 (Please check your timezone). This page is open only during the application period. Kindly check the British Council social media networks for updates.

Please have the Notes for Applicants in hand while writing the application to guide you through some of the questions. 

Applications are completed in English. Contact ctc@britishcouncil.org for specific enquiries.

By submitting this application form, you agree to the following:

1) The information in this application is true and correct.

2) We will use this application form and the other information you give us, including any personal information, for the following purposes:

  • To decide whether to give you a grant.
  • To provide copies to other individuals or organisations who are helping us award and monitor grants. After we reach a decision, we may also tell them the outcome of your application and, if appropriate, why we did not offer you a grant.
  • To hold in our database and use for statistical purposes.

If we offer you a grant, we will publish information about you relating to the activity we have funded, including the amount of the grant and the activity it was for. This information may appear in our press releases, in our print and online publications and any partner organisations who have funded the activity with us.

If we offer you a grant, you will support our work to build a lasting cultural relationship between the UK and the Southeast Asian countries, contributing (when asked) to important publicity activities during the period we provide funding for. You will also give us, when asked, case studies, images and audio-visual materials that we can use to celebrate artistic excellence.

British Council will use the information that you are providing in connection with processing your registration. The legal basis for processing your information is agreement with our terms of registration (contract).

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.