The candidate, either French or of another nationality, must:
— Not have won neither of the ANDAM grants in 2019 nor any other prize with a financial endowment in 2019;
— Have a minimum of two commercial seasons internationally distributed;
— Own a French company or, if based outside of France and winner of the ANDAM, set up a French company during the same year as the receipt of the fellowship.
The fellowship winner will receive:
— A global endowment of € 250.000 ;
— Mentorship for two years by Cédric Charbit, Balenciaga CEO, representing Kering, who will advise the winner in her/his creative, corporate and commercial development ;
— An in-kind donation from Swarovski of 10K euros worth of crystals to be used within the year 2020.
The finalists of the ANDAM Fashion Award will be offered by:
— Galeries Lafayette, a dedicated meeting to help them understand the department stores’ key planning objectives and positioning ;
— OBO, guidance in the enhancement of their brand identity, development of their image, and advices in the execution of their events ;
— Premiere Classe, a dedicated highlighting on its event during Paris Fashion Week associated to a targeted communication for French and international buyers. and journalists ;
— Swarovski, a dedicated workshop in the Swarovski showroom to discover their products diversity and the creative possibilities crystals offer for a collection.
Nathalie Dufour +331 45 08 92 75
Caroline Tixier +336 13 14 45 03