Moon and Stars Project grants are dedicated to highlighting Turkey's arts and culture scene and establishing a two-way cultural interaction with the United States. The American Turkish Society awards competitive grants to support emerging and established artists in effort to promote this cross-cultural dialogue. Project Specific Grants in support of travel and lodging are provided for projects exhibited in the U.S.
(Click Logo For Archive) Moon and Stars Project grants have semi-annual deadlines of January 31 and July 31.
This year's July 31st deadline is extended to August 31st.
The grant program is advised by Binnaz Saktanber and Kaan Nazli
Founded in 1999, the Moon and Stars Project began as a small cultural organization in New York City. The organization aimed to support and make available Turkish arts & culture. Since 2011, The American Turkish Society has taken over the work of the Moon and Stars Project, and continues its legacy through innovative and thoughtful arts & cultural programs. A full archive of MASP events and programs up to 2014 can be accessed here.