The annual Scholarship Awards is the ceremonial highpoint of the Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Kunst und Medientechnologie [Association for the Promotion of Art and Media] promotion campaign. This year, the evening will be moderated by media arts and Professor Mischa Kuball of the University for Media in Cologne.
A music performance directed by Ludger Brümmer forms the prelude to the evening’s event, which will be followed up by students’ presentation of their award-winning works.
In addition to the Gunter Schroff Scholarship to the value of 5.000 € – donated by Ingrid Schroff –, two scholarships of 5.000 € and 2.500 € will be handed over by the sponsorship association. The scholarship awarded by the Heinrich-Hertz-Gesellschaft to the value of 2.000 € will be handed over by Chairman, Professor Volker Krebs (KIT).
»Designing the Future … Promoting the ZKM and HfG «, this is the declared aim of the Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Kunst und Medientechnologie since it was founded, in 1988. The association was established by dedicated citizens and public personalities, and supports both the HfG | Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design and the ZKM | Karlsruhe, both with respect to ideas and material, so as to firmly anchor these in the minds of many, both in Karlsruhe and beyond the city’s boundaries.
In addition to the fringe benefits for entrance fees and publications, members of the Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Kunst und Medientechnologie profit , among others, from special exhibition tours, invitations to exclusive events, or the free use of the ZKM_VIP Lounge. Please find information about membership here.