In accordance with its statutory
assignments to stimulate exchanges between Sweden and France, the
Académie Desprez proposes grants dedicated to support artists,
craftspeople, historians who endorse projects that somehow come
within the scope of the Academy's fundamental purpose.
Projects must lead to achievements such as artistic works (musical composition, paintings, poetry), theatre
objects (costumes, models, etc...), publishable texts (report,
Grants are awarded yearly. Ideally, they
must reflect both the duality of the Académie Desprez's work
(French projects for Sweden, Swedish projects for France) and a
reference to Drottningholms Slottsteater as an historical place still staging performances.
The projects that are granted have to
find their place among the working programmes of the season.