- Lohvinau House of Literature
- Houtfestival 2017: travel and staying costs for Mahsa Vadat en Nahawa Doumbia.
- Stichting Granate, vrijheidsmaaltijd: poetry & film at the table.
- Kuala Lumpur Writers Workshop: writing workshops.
- Stichting Morgenland: Festival Morgenland Amsterdam.
- Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria: art workshops with children and refugees.
- Kuala Lumpur Writers Workshop: writing workshops with homeless people, refugees and women escaping domestic violence.
- Youth theatre company DeGasten: travel and staying costs for performer Mher (Ukraine/NL).
- Dancing on the Edge Festival: travel and staying costs for the performance ‘Above Zero’ by Koon Theatre Group (Lebanon/Syria).
- Poet Ghayath Almadhoun (Sweden/Syria/Palestine): expenses for writing residency in Antwerp (B).
- Human rights activist Emin Huseynov (Switzerland/Azerbejan): living expenses during residency.
- Visual artist Shahin Daoud (Syria/NL): audiovisual equipment to create animation films.