News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 28 May

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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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OPEN CALL: Collaborative art, design and technology innovation in Wearable Technology and smart/e-textiles: Deadline: 30 May 2017

COMEL Award Contemporary Art 2017 > “Sinuosity of aluminum”: Deadline: 15 June 2017

Toyota Foundation > International Grant Program 2017: Deadline: 20 June 2017

Arab British Award Centre Award for Culture 2017: Deadline: 25 June 2017

Phileas (Austria) > A fund for contemporary art: Deadline: 26 June 2017

Open Call - Bucharest International Dance Film Festival #3 (Romania): Deadline: 30 June 2017

Hermès Foundation > "New Settings" programme #8: Deadline: 1 July 2017

COAL prize > Art and Ecology > Call for application: Deadline: 20 July 2017

British Council > Cultural Protection Fund: Call for applications: Deadlines for the large grants (expression of interest) > small grants: 21 July 2017 and 20 October 2017

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

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

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React to a call

Mobility First! ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative 2017 (Asia/Europe): Selection is through competitive open calls.

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

Emma 2017 THE THEORY OF LEAVES > OPEN CALL for participants at Santa Zita Institute Offagna (Ancona, Italy): Deadline: 28 May 2017

Visitors section of the AC/E Programme for the Internationalisation of Spanish Culture (PICE): Next application period:  1-31 May 2017

Culture Center of Rokiškis (Lithuania) > Call for the international contemporary art festival STARTAS: Deadline: 1 June 2017

National Theater of Korea in Seoul > 2017 Cultural Partnership Initiative: Deadline: 3 June 2017

La Friche (Strasbourg, France), LES CHANTIERS DE LA SCENE > Call for artistic projects: Deadline: 3 June 2017

Call for 2018 eeemerging ensembles: Deadline: 5 June 2017

Dancing on the Edge > Call > Meet the artist (The Netherlands): Deadline (extended): 15 June 2017

Actors, Musicians, Dancers, Circus Artists Wanted > International Theatre and Music Project “INSTANT ACTS against violence and racism 2017” (DE/IT): Deadline (extended): 15 June 2017

Curators Lab > Mutual learning > Open call for a research project in Southeast Asia: Deadline: 30 June

HUBS IMMERSIVE 2017 (The Netherlands) > Call for artistic proposal: Deadline: 1 July 2017

Call For Entries IDFA DocLab 2017 (The Netherlands): Deadline: 1 August 2017

UK-China Connections through Culture Grants: Application deadlines: Friday 4 August 2017, Friday 3 November 2017 and Friday 2 February 2018

Marché des Arts du Spectacle Africain (MASA) 2018 : Appels à candidatures des groupes artistiques (Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire): Date limite: 31 août 2017

Ellen Stewart International Award: Deadline: 31 August 2017

De Mar a Mar (FR/ES) > Appel à projets Création / Convocatoria creación: 1/9

African Circus Arts Festival (Ethiopia) > Call for applications: Deadline: 15 September 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

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Get training

European Choral Association - Europa Cantat > Noël Minet Fund Scholarships: Applicants shall apply by the deadline of applications for each respective event

2017 Cultural Partnership Initiative Program Call for Applications (Korea): Deadline: 30 May 2017

Para Site's 2017 Workshops for Emerging Art Professionals (Hong Kong): Deadline: 31 May 2017

Robert Bosch Stiftung > START - Create Cultural Change (Greece/Germany): Deadline: 31 May 2017

Creative Producers International (UK and Japan): Deadline: 5 June 2017

Music Theatre Platform Ghent - Belgium (MTPG) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 8 June 2017

Talents Tokyo 2017 for young film makers and producers from East Asia and Southeast Asia: Deadline: 15 June 2017

Call for participation: Visegrad Academy of Cultural Management 2: Deadline: 15 June 2017

Open Society Foundations > Civil Society Leadership Awards: Deadline: 15 July 2017

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bb15 (Austria) > Open call for residency: Deadline: 30 May 2017

el-Atlal (Palestine) > residency for artists and researchers: Deadline: 31 May 2017

Résidence de création dans les Terres australes et antarctiques françaises "Atelier des Ailleurs 4": Date limite: 31 mai 2017

Bibliothek Andreas Züst (Switzerland) > Open call for residencies: Deadlines: 31 May and 31 October 2017

FABRIKKEN for Kunst & Design (The Factory of Art & Design/FABRIKKEN) > Artists/curators' residency (Denmark): Deadline: 5 June 2017

Call for participation in the KIBRIT artistic residency programme 2017 (Morocco/Palestine): Deadline: 12 June 2017

Delfina Foundation (UK) > Open call for Eastern European artists: Deadline: 15 June 2017

Art project 'Cartography' > Call to explore and express The Avian Kingdom through visual art (Sweden): Deadline: 16 June 2017

Goethe-Institut and the Camargo Foundation > Open call for a residency 'Thinking Europe from the sea' (France): Deadline: 21 June 2017

Pytheas Research Institute, Calanques National Park & Camargo Foundation > Art and science residency (France): Deadline: 22 June 2017

Future DiverCities: Appel à projets - Résidences de création en arts numériques - France / Québec: Date limite: 22 juin 2017

Call No.2 for Web Residencies 2017 by Solitude & ZKM: Deadline: 23 June 2017

Kyoto Art Centre (Japan) > Artist-in-Residence Programme 2018 (performing arts): Deadline: 30 June 2017

Open call: artistic residency for UK based artists to work in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro and Xingu Indigenous Reserve: Deadline: 30 June 2017

Air Arabia Curator in Residence (Sharjah): Deadline: 30 June 2017

Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral in Bad Ems (Germany) > Residential fellowships: Deadline: 30 June 2017

Institut Potemkin - Begehungen No 14 Arts- and culture festival > Call for entries and residency (Germany): Deadline: 30 June 2017

Appel à projets – Résidences artistiques de l’Institut français du Maroc en 2018: Date limite: 15 juillet 2017

Open Call for the 4th Crystal Ruth Bell Residency - Care (China): Deadline: 17 July 2017

Arts Collaboratory: Artist residency opportunity in Colombia: Deadline: 31 July 2017

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

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

Workshop Grigri Pixel 2017 (Spain) > Call for citizen initiatives on the African continent: Deadline: 12 June 2017

Call for papers, Seismopolite issue 18> The Art Residency in Context: Deadline: 14 June 2017

Tandem Europe - Social Innovation > Open call for applications: Deadline: 30 June 2017

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

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Meeting Others

Nantes Creative Generations (France) > Call for application - Forum 2017: Deadline: 1 June 2017

Culture Open Source Forum > Call for participants: Deadline: 11 June 2017


Ford Foundation > Program Officer, Creativity and Free Expression (USA): Position open till filled

Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon (France) > Poste de suivi sur les mobilités internationales: Poste à pourvoir à compter du 23 août 2017

United Nations University (Spain) - UNU Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility (UNU-GCM) > Research assistant: Deadline: 29 May 2017

IFACCA (Australia) is seeking a new Executive Director: Deadline: 30 May 2017

Communication Officer (maternity leave replacement) at IETM (Brussels, Belgium): Deadline: 1 June 2017

UNESCO Jakarta (Indonesia) > Administrative and Project Assistant for Culture: Deadline: 5 June 2017

Call for Artistic Director of the Project ‘Novi Sad 2021’: Deadline: no later than 21 days upon publication of the open call (published on 24 May 2017)

Trans Europe Halles (Sweden) > Finance and Administration Manager: Deadline: 15 June 2017

Policy and Research Officer at IFLA Headquarters (The Netherlands): Deadline: 25 June 2017

Conseiller/ère technique spécialisé(e) dans les industries créatives et la politique culturelle (Taiwan): Date limite: 30 juin 2017

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

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