News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 21 September

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Statement by the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts > No Sustainable Development without Culture: Read and share the Statement

National and International Cultural and Human Rights Organizations Denounce Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration: Read and share the Statement

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WMA Masters 2017/18 (Hong Kong) — Call for Submissions on “Transition”: Deadline: 22 September 2017

What Design Can Do (WDCD) > The Climate Action Challenge: Deadline: 24 September 2017

Confidence Building 2017 – 2018 Call for Project Proposals: Deadline: 29 September 2017

Open call with focus French Culture as part of the project Kapana Creative District – Plovdiv (Bulgaria): Deadline: 29 Septembre 2017

Roberto Cimetta Fund > Open call for Tamteen grants: Deadline: 30 September 2017

Aide à la mobilité « Recherche innovante en art contemporain » 2018: Date limite: 30 septembre 2017

François Schneider Foundation > “Contemporary Talents 2017” Competition: Deadline: 1 October 2017

Open call for artists, scholars and activists: “Power Structures and Hidden Borders” (Venice, Italy): Deadline: 1 October 2017

ArteVue ArtePrize + Art Residency with Delfina Foundation: Deadline: 1 October 2017

Japan Media Arts Festival > Open call: Deadline: 5 October 2017

S&R Foundation > Washington Award: Deadline: 5 October 2017

British Council > Cultural Protection Fund: Call for applications: Deadlines for the large grants (expression of interest) > small grants:  20 October 2017

Kawamura arts and cultural foundation > 2017 Socially Engaged Art Support Grant (Japan) > Open for applications: Deadline: 22 October 2017

Goethe-Institut > International Coproduction Fund: Deadlines for 2018: October 30, 2017 and April 30, 2018.

The Japan Foundation > Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) - USA and Canada: Deadline: 31 October 2017

Open Call for Group Exhibitions by Apexart (New York): Deadline:31 October 2017

First call for proposals for the financing of cross-border cooperation projects in the Mediterranean: Deadline: 9 November 2017

22th International Solo-Dance-Theatre Festival (Stuttgart, Germany) > Competition for contemporary choreographers and young dancers: Deadline: 11 November 2017

Reuters > Photojournalism grants: Deadline: 10 December 2017

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

Open Society Foundations > Roma Initiatives Office > Open call for applications: Ongoing deadlines

Open call: First aid to documentary heritage under threat: Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis until 31 December 2017 at 17:00 Amsterdam time (CET).

Pro Helvetia > call for performing arts cooperation projects across Europe: Deadline: 1 March 2018

TURN – Fund for Artistic Cooperation between Germany and African Countries: Deadline: 31 March 2018

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React to a call

Vermont Studio Centre > Displaced Artist Fund (USA): Deadlines on a rolling basis

Robert Bosch Stiftung > Actors of Urban Change: Deadline: 29 September 2017

State of Fashion > Searching for the new luxury > Open call for projects (Arnhem, the Netherlands): Deadline: 30 September 2017

AC/E Spanish public agency for Cultural Action > mobility grants: Open Call for Mobility Grants September 2017 (Visual arts, Performing arts, Literature and Books, Music) > Deadline: 30 September 2017 (application from 1 September).

The Saison Foundation (Japan) > Grants for contemporary dance and theatre: Deadline to request an application form: 5 October 2017

21st Century Art Incubator - Open call for Asia-Pacific curators (Hong Kong): Deadline: 22 October 2017

UK-China Connections through Culture Grants: Application deadlines: Friday 3 November 2017 and Friday 2 February 2018

Sundance Institute > Theatre Lab for US & MENA Playwrights, Directors, Composers & Librettists (Morocco): Deadline: 1 November 2017

Open Call for choreographers and performance-makers: LUCKY TRIMMER seeks short pieces (Germany): Deadline: 15 November 2017

Open call for the artistic programme of IETM Munich Plenary Meeting 2018: Deadline: 30 November 2017

Mobility programme by the Goethe-Institut, Cairo Moving MENA: Ongoing deadlines

British Council, Doen Foundation and Lambent Foundation > Mobility East Africa Travel Grant: Ongoing deadlines

TelepART - Mobility Support application: Ongoing deadline. In order to secure TelepART funding, the performance(s) must take place no earlier than two calendar weeks from submitting the application.

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Get training

2017 EaP Civil Society > Fellowships Supporting Young Civil Society Leaders in Eastern Partnership Countries: Deadline: 25 September 2017

Australia Council for the Arts > International Leadership Program (Asia Pacific): Deadline: 26 September 2017

ArtS training (Spain / Italy / Greece): Deadline: 31 October 2017

ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship > Open call: Deadline: 31 October 2017

Chevening Clore Leadership Fellowship (United Kingdom): Deadline: 7 November 2017

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Asia Culture Center, Korea > Residency Open Call: Deadline: 22 September 2017

Artists’ Residency Exchange Programme between Foundation for Art and Creative Technology (FACT), United Kingdom and Nam June Paik Art Center (NJPAC), South Korea: Deadline: 24 September 2017

Appel à projet résidence à Nova iskra (Serbie): Date limite: 27 septembre 2017

Arts Catalyst > pilot Instagram artist residency opportunity (United Kingdom): Deadline: 27 September 2017

AIR Antwerpen and the Centre for Fine Arts of Brussels (BOZAR) > Artists residency in Iran: Deadline: 30 September 2017

OPEN CALL: Arts Catalyst and S-AIR residency (UK/Japan): Deadline: 1 October 2017

Réseau mexicain des Alliances Françaises (AF) > Résidence, Design, arts graphiques et numériques: Date limite: 1er octobre 2017

Open Call: The Goethe-Institute London and SPACE Residency Programme 2017/18: Deadline: 2 October 2017

CECArtsLink (USA) > ArtsLink Residencies in Visual & Media Arts for artists and art managers: Deadline: 15 October 2017

Camargo Foundation (France) > Camargo Core Residency Programme: Deadline: 17 October 2017

The Cultural Diaspora: African-American and African Playwrights Creative Residency at the Camargo Foundation (France): Deadline: 19 October 2017

Wave Pool Art Space (USA) > residencies' program: Deadline: 29 October 2017

Kooshk Artist Residency Award – KARA 2018 (Iran): Deadline: 31 October 2017

Bibliothek Andreas Züst (Switzerland) > Open call for residencies: Deadline:  31 October 2017

From ecological transition to degrowth and the effective use of art > Residencies at Thalie Lab (Belgium): Deadline: 31 October 2017

Mophradat > artists' residencies opportunities in Belgium and Scotland: Deadline: 15 December 2017 for Scotland

Arc Art Residency (Switzerland) > Custom-made residency: ongoing deadlines

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Meeting others

Obama Foundation Fellowship: Deadline: 6 October 2017

EEPAP travel grants for IETM Meetings - Brussels: Deadline: 22 September 2017


Cartographie interactive des acteurs néo-aquitains intéressés par les projets de coopération internationale: Enregistrement en continu

Tandem Fryslân – Call for applications: Deadline: 30 September 2017

Join Climate Change Theatre Action 2017! Host an Event in Your Community! > Call for collaborators: Deadline: 1 October 2017

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European Theatre Convention > Communication Manager (Berlin, Germany): Deadline: 22 September 2017

Head of 'Arts at CERN' (Switzerland): Deadline: 24 September 2017

Unlimited International Arts Placement (United Kingdom): Deadline: 25 September 2017

CircusNext PLaTFoRM > Coordinateur/trice / Coordinator (France): Deadline: 26 September 2017

Fundraising Consultants needed for Cambodian Living Arts: Deadline: 1 October 2017

JM International (JMl) - Belgium > Communications manager: Deadline: 1 October 2017

Coordinateur(-trice) général(e) de la FEDEC (Bruxelles, Belgique): Date limite: 15 octobre 2017

Arts Council Malta > Call for Evaluators: Rolling call with no deadline

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