The scholarship includes use of fully equipped workshop workplaces in the EMMA Creative Center and free accommodation for the period from April 1 to June 30, 2019. In addition, each scholarship holder will receive a monthly support of 1,000 euros together with travel and material costs.
The EMMA Creative Center is the central platform for creative people in Pforzheim and the region. The creative center has an area of 3,000 m² and offers workshops and co-working workplaces, ateliers, offices and exhibitions spaces. On the ground floor there is an event area. The EMMA also offers a modern infrastructure. A highlight is the roof terrace, which can also be used for events.
“Designers in Residence” is directed towards young designers in the areas of jewelry, fashion, accessory and industrial design. The scholarship invites the designers for a three month working phase at the EMMA Creative Center. The scholarship holders will have access to fully equipped workshop and coworking workplaces in the EMMA Creative Center which is the central platform for creative people in Pforzheim. Additionally, they will receive financial support and free accommodation. The results of the scholarship will be presented in an exhibition at the EMMA Creative Center and in co-operation with the Design Center Baden-Württemberg in Stuttgart. The period of residence in Pforzheim is from April 1 to June 30, 2020.
Single rooms with shared bathroom and kitchen at the Kolpinghaus, an international student residency five minutes walking to the EMMA Kreativzentrum.
The scholarship holders will have access to fully equipped workshop workplaces as well as coworking desks in the EMMA Creative Center.