Thursday 9 April 2015
Santander, in partnership with People’s Palace Projects, is offering six grants for QMUL students to spend a life-changing week in the favelas (shantytowns) of Rio de Janeiro with Grupo Cultural AfroReggae in July 2015 (11th to 18th). This is a unique opportunity to work alongside some of the world’s greatest cultural warriors, as they fight for social transformation through art. Applications close on Monday 20 April 2015.
Grupo Cultural AfroReggae is a Brazilian cultural group from Rio de Janeiro that harnesses the ingenuity and creativity of Rio’s favela (shantytown) communities to provide positive social alternatives through arts and culture.
To find out more visit the Peoples Palace Projects website here.