The grants ceremony for the winners for 2021 was held on Monday, May 22, at Beit Yad Labanim, Hayarkon Street, Haifa, in the presence of the Mayor Dr. Einat Kalish Rotem, the Foundation's CEO Ms. Aviva Spigelstein, members of the Haifa Cultural Foundation Board of Directors, members of the judging committees, the grantors of the scholarships and the winners.
Jam Ham - Haifa Youth Concert
The Haifa Cultural Foundation, in collaboration with the Haifa Municipality, supported the production of the "Jam Ham" concert, which took place at Gan Haem on September 28, 2021, under the artistic direction of Heidi Lipman Yosef and under the direction of Idan Alterman.
Music Scholarships 2020
Haifa Arts Foundation bestowed fifty scholarships to outstanding music students, ten from each of the following institutes:
- Youval Music and Youth Orchestras Center
- Dunie Weizman Conservatory of Music
- The Rubin Conservatory of Music, Haifa
- Alcarmel Music Association
- Beat Music School
Because of the Corona virus, no ceremony took place this year.
Literature Creation Grant 2019
- Four writers were granted by the Foundation for their literary works:
- Susel Elisheva for "Choomi" (Prose)
- Hannah Sequerra for " Voices From the Silent End" (Poerty)
- Tali Amit – Kochavi for " There Are Sharks Behind the carousel" (Children literature)
- Irit Weisman-Minkovitz for "The Magician of Sleep" (Children literature)
Beit HaGefen. Assistance in producing Third Space exhibition
The exhibition is the first of its kind in Israel and the flagship project of Beit Hagefen. Based on a long-term cooperation between the Education Department and Beit HaGefen's gallery, it is displayed in a specially renovated space within the building of Beit HaGefen's theater. The exhibition's artworks deal with the multiplicity of points of view and the different possibilities inherent in any joint space.
Grant for producing the documentary Retirement Party.
In June 2015, Haifa Arts Foundation awarded Assaf Ehrenreich a grant for producing the documentary Retirement Party.
A gala screening of the film took place at Krieger Hall on 28.09.2018, during the 2018 Haifa International Film Festival.
Fifty scholarships to outstanding music students.
In a solemn ceremony that took place at Haifa City Hall's conventions hall Haifa Arts Foundation bestowed fifty scholarships to outstanding music students.
The outstanding students, managers of the centers, teachers and family members attended the ceremony.