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We will open subscription for PIP 2025  in Fall 2024


January 22nd to June 16th, 2024


—Two online sessions per week, Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 pm to 8 pm (CET).
—Two in-person gatherings in Madrid: Apr. 22nd to Apr. 26th and June 10th-16th, 2024.
—All sessions and lectures will always be available online for reference or in case of absence.
—There will be access to digital folders of study materials, and individual mentorships.
—All sessions will be in English.


Approximately 25 participants will be selected based on their profiles and projects. The selection will be based on experience and intent, and its adequacy with the main lines of the program. Group diversity and coherence will be attempted in this process. It is advisable to have a medium level of English, oral and written.

Submission of applications

Interested applicants must submit the following documentation through the online form:

—Resume of your practice (artistic, theoretical, scientific, pedagogical...) with a maximum length of 500 words. It can be around an ongoing or new project.
—Motivation letter, with a maximum length of 500 words.
—Curriculum vitae.

Optionally, the following documentation may be submitted:
—Letters of recommendation, maximum two.
—Research or artistic portfolio.

Submissions will be accepted until November 30th.


The fee for the academic program is 2.500€ per participant, which includes registration, tutorships, an online bibliography, and study materials. The fee can be paid in a lump sum or in need-based installments. The first 50% should be paid before the beginning of the course, and the remaining difference in the first two months through direct debit. Travel and accommodation expenses for the Encounters: In-person gatherings in Madrid are not included.


As an independent platform, the Institute for Postnatural Studies can only offer two scholarships. Please be mindful when requesting this aid as we offer them to address the specific systemic and economic barriers that attendees may face directly or indirectly based on their ethnic or national identities, or political and economical obstacles presented by their country of origin or residency. This includes people who identify as Black, brown, people of colour, Global Majority, mixed-race, multiple heritage and/or are from the Global South, Latinx, and diasporas. We ask that you evaluate your level of need before requesting this support, as we will not be asking for any kind of proof your financial situation. We will not share any information you provide here publicly, this is strictly for our teams and anything submitted will remain confidential. You can communicate this through our application form. 

Awarded Qualification

End-of-course projects will be presented publicly at a renowned institution in Madrid. IPS Faculty and tutors will give written feedback on the working process and all participants will receive a certificate signed by the Institute for Postnatural Studies and all invited tutors and guests. As an independent program, no official qualifications or diplomas are awarded.

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Download the full program on pdf here.
Monday Oct 31 2022