Tarabya Cultural Academy pursues the goal of promoting cultural exchange and dialogue between Germany and Turkey and the artistic education and training of creative people from both countries. In order to sustain and secure this cultural exchange beyond the duration of the residency, Tarabya Culture Academy has since September 2019 been issuing an open call for an alumni fund twice a year to support projects, to which former residents from all disciplines can apply.

Research funding (literature/theater)
Research funding (visual arts/film/music/journalism/theater)
Translation funding for authors (literature/theater)
(Co) production funding (all disciplines)
Digitally representable projects (all disciplines)
Participation in projects initiated by Turkish partners

Only alumni of Tarabya Cultural Academy can apply. Applications from external artists and cultural workers cannot unfortunately be accepted.