News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 17 December

Scroll down for funding opportunities, calls, training, residencies, meetings, collaboration offers, jobs etc.


European Agenda for Music – Have your say in the Open Online Consultation!: Deadline: 5 January 2018

Voices of Culture > Structured Dialogue on “Social inclusion – partnering with other sectors”: Deadline: 8 January 2018

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

Raise funding

Rencontres d’Arles (France) > Exhibition research and production fellowship: Deadline: 17 December 2017

Forecast (Germany) > Open call > Feeling Out the Future: Deadline: 20 December 2017

Western Balkans Fund (WBF) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 22 December 2017

Tanzplattform Bern 2018 > Call for Applications (Switzerland): Deadline: 30 December 2017

Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives - Central european University > Aaron Swartz Fellowship (Hungary): Deadline: 31 December 2017

Re-constructing MNAC (Romania) > Call for proposals: Deadline: 7 January 2018

Sharjah Art Foundation > March Meeting 2018 Open Call for Participants: Deadline: 10 January 2018

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).

Sharjah Art Foundation > Open Call: Production Programme: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Para Site (Hong Kong) > Exhbition proposal from an emerging curator: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Advocate Europe > Share your idea for democracy in Europe: Deadline: 16 January 2018

State Machines > Open call: Deadline: 31 January 2018

Change of Scene: call for international artistic cooperations in performing arts: Deadline: 15 February 2018

Almagro OFF International Contest (Spain) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 11 February 2018

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

Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund > Integration of third country nationals: Deadline: 1 March 2018

Allianz Cultural Foundation > Open call for grants: Deadline: 1 March 2018

Fonds pour la jeune création francophone > Appel > Cinéma, séries audiovisuelles et contenus web: Date limite: 1er mars 2018

Horizon 2020 > Inclusive and sustainable growth through cultural and creative industries and the arts: Deadline: 13 March 2018

International Award 'UCLG – Mexico City – Culture 21' > Call for participation: Deadline: 16 March 2018

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

USArtists International: Deadline: 5 April 2018

Goethe-Institut > International Coproduction Fund: Deadline: April 30, 2018

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React to a call

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

European Cultural Foundation and Compagnia di San Paolo > STEP travel grants: The deadline to apply is a minimum of 60 days before the departure date

ISCM WORLD MUSIC DAYS 2018 (Chine) > Appel à projets: Date limite (pour les candidatures via Futurs Composés): 11 décembre 2017. Pour les candidatures individuelles: 31 décembre 2017

Call for proposals – ‘Freedom of the Body’ (Luxembourg): Deadline: 22 December 2017

Entre-Lacs and Sporen > Open Sites > Open call for projects (France / Belgium): Deadline: 24 December 2017

Imaginarius – International Street Theater Festival of Santa Maria da Feira (Portugal) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 31 December 2017

CircusNext PLaTFoRM 2017-2021 > Open call: Various deadlines till January 2018

OPEN CALL for applications: TESZT 2018 (Romania): Deadline: 5 January 2018

atelier LUMA (France) > open call for applications: Deadline: 5 January 2018

AltoFest (International Contemporary Live Arts) - Italy > Open call: Deadline: 7 January 2017

Call for Participants: Site and Space in Southeast Asia: Deadline: 14 January 2018

La Bande Vidéo (Québec) > Open call for artists: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Berliner Festspiele > Circus > “Die Originale” (The Originals) > Open call (Germany): Deadline: 15 January 2018

Roberto Cimetta Fund > General mobility fund / Fonds de mobilité général: 31/1/2018

Mobility First! ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative: The next round of calls will be out in February 2018! Stay tuned!

UK-China Connections through Culture Grants: Application deadline: 2 February 2018

Almagro International Festival of Classical Theatre > International Contest Barroco Infantil (Spain) > Open call: Deadline: 11 February 2018

Borderline Offensive > Call for arms for artists: Deadline: 14 February 2018

Brown International Writers Project (USA): Deadline: 15 February 2018

Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) : Open call for the second edition: Deadline: 22 February 2018

International Theatre Costume & Makeup Design Competition & Exhibition 2018 (China): Deadline: 28 February 2018

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

The cultural strategy course: No deadline

Bridge between European Culture Centres - BECC > Call for applications: Deadline: 23 December 2017

Common Ground - training in socially engaged art tools - Open call (Ireland and Hungary): Deadline: 26 December 2017

ICCI training on internationalisation (Matera, Italy) > Call for artists and intermediaries: Deadline: 31 December 2017

European Diploma in Cultural Project Management 2018/2019: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Trans Europe Halles > Startup Support Programme: Deadline: 28 January 2018

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Arc Art Residency (Switzerland) > Custom-made residency 2018: Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency.

Arc Artist Residency (Switzerland) > Walk and Talk residency: Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency

Seconde Nature and ZINC (France) > International call for projects Chroniques 2018 : creation and distribution of digital works 'Levitations': Deadline: 17 December 2017

Fogo Island Arts (Canada) > artists in residence: Deadline: 21 December 2017

CreArt Residency programmes > Liverpool, Kaunas and Linz: Deadline: 28 December 2017

Silo – Arte e Latitude Rural > Call for Resilience: Artist in Residence 2018 (Brazil): Deadline: 30 December 2017

Open Call for 2018 Pier 2 Artist in Residence (Taiwan): Deadline: 31 December 2017

Call for Residency : Research grant Chaire Global South(s) at la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme (France): Deadline: 2 January 2018

Call for application for the Artists Development Programme 2018 > Disruption: The Imprint of Man (Luxembourg): Deadline: 3 January 2018

Call for Submissions: WimmelResearch-Fellowship (Germany): Deadline: 7 January 2018

mare culturale urbano (Italy) > Call for artists' residencies (performing arts): Deadline: 7 January 2018

Shelagh Wakely Residency (UK) for artists based in Latin America: Deadline: 8 January 2018

Open call > CUT THE CRAP #5: FAST FORWARD by Het Entrepot (Belgium): Date limite: 10 janvier 2018

MAAJAAM (Estonia) > Open call: Deadline: 15 January 2018

European Media Art Platform / European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2018: Deadline: 20 January 2018

Open Call : SAC-FIC Curatorial Residency Programme 2018 (Spain): Deadline: 20 January 2018

ENOA > Open Call for tailor-made residencies for the new generation of creators & opera makers: Deadline: 30 January 2018

Appel à candidatures - Résidence de technologies créatives Te Ataata Nouvelle-Zélande 2018: Date limite: 30 janvier 2018

BAU Institute Residency > Residency award at the Camargo Foundation (France): Deadline: 31 January 2018

Appel à candidature 2019 Programme Villa Kujoyama (Japon): Date limite: 9 février 2018

ECHANGEUR22 > art residencies on 'Mobility': Deadline: 15 February 2018

Open call for Re-Directing: East Curatorial Seminar and Residency 'Hospitality ' (Poland): Deadline: 25 February 2018

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Meeting others

Nomadways (France) > Open call > workshop: Deadline: 20 December 2017

12e édition du Festival TransAmériques (Canada) > Appel à candidatures: Différentes dates limites en général jusqu'au 31 janvier 2018.


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

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Institut français du Japon > un(e) chargé(e) de mission arts visuels: Date limite: 20 décembre 2017

EEA and Norway Grants (Belgium) > Administrative assistant: Deadline: 31 December 2017

San Art (Vietnam) > Open Call for Curator/Director position: No deadline mentioned but official start date will be between 1 to 45 days from acceptance of offer

L’âge de la tortue (France) > Recrutement d'un(e) responsable d’administration: Date limite: 2 janvier 2018

La Saline royale d’Arc-et-Senans (France) > Chargé(e) de projets européens CDD 5 mois: Date limite: 8 janvier 2018

UNESCO (France) > Assistant Director General for Culture: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Cambodian Living Arts > storytelling trainer needed!: Deadline: 15 January 2018

Centre chorégraphique national de Rennes et de Bretagne (France) > Directeur-trice / Director: Dl: 30/3/2018

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

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