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The 10th International Theatre Summer Academy of EATC and AKT-ZENT is dedicated to the great Russian theatre teacher Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky, who was born 150 years ago. In collaboration with La Corte Ospitale, the International Summer Academy takes place from the 7th to the 25th of July 2013 in Rubiera (RE), Italy. The participants of the International Theatre Summer Academy will work on daily training and shared lectures. Early bird registration fee by 15 May.
The Harpo Foundation’s Emerging Artist Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) was established in 2013 to provide an annual opportunity to an emerging visual artist 25 years and older who needs time and space to explore ideas and start new projects. Artist Fellows will receive a one-month residency at the Santa Fe Art Institute, which includes a $500 travel stipend. Annual deadline: 5 July.
The Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development is looking for interns particularly in the fields of grants and collaborations, awards, communication and fundraising and cultural emergency responses.
CEC ArtsLink promotes international communication and understanding through collaborative, innovative arts projects for mutual benefit. Programmes and projects are encouraged and supported between US artists, cultural managers and organisations and 37 eligible countries and regions. Deadlines till 2015!
The Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA) offers grants and financlal support to foster the visibility of Norwegian art abroad and to facilitate dialogue and collaboration in the context of contemporary cultural practice. Four deadlines a year: 1 February - 1 May - 1 September and 1 November.
CKU supports cultural exchange projects with the purpose of presenting the culture of developing countries in Denmark and strengthening the cultural sectors of developing countries. Closing dates for applications: 15th January,15th May, 15 September.
KAMS-EFWMF Tour Grant supports international touring of Korean traditional performing arts groups. The EFWMF‘s member-festivals can apply for this grant to present Korean performing arts groups, and the invited Korean performing arts groups will be supported for one round-trip international airfare and freight. Two deadlines in 2013: 28 March and 31 May.
The Utrecht School of the Arts opens its doors to the 6th ELIA Teachers’ Academy 2013 - Preparing the Artist of Tomorrow held 24 - 26 June 2013 in Utrecht and Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Teachers’ Academy is an international platform for ideas and practices for teachers in artschools in Europe and beyond. Its main aim is to contribute to the professional development for lecturers in higher arts education. Early bird registration: 15 April.
The call for applications for the 2013 Cultural Policy Research Award (CPRA) is now open to candidates who hold at least a M.A. degree in social sciences, art & humanities, or public policy research, and are no older than 35 years old. Six finalists, selected amongst all applicants, will be invited to the 7th Young Cultural Policy Researchers Forum in Brussels in November. Deadline: 31 May.
EFA opens application process for two Ateliers for Young Festival Managers: BEIRUT 2013 and EDINBURGH 2014
The European Festivals Association (EFA), the Beiteddine Art Festival and the Edinburgh International Festival are delighted to launch the Open Call for Application for two Ateliers for Young Festival Managers: the sixth edition is the first in the Arab world and will take place from 5-12 October 2013 in Beirut, Lebanon, and the seventh edition will take place from 3-10 April 2014 in the ‘City of Festivals’ Edinburgh, UK. Deadlines: 31 March for Beirut, 30 June for Edinburgh.
The French-American Jazz Exchange ("FAJE") supports projects designed collaboratively by French and American professional jazz artists that encourage artistic exploration, foster intercultural dialogue, and contribute to the dynamism of the art form. The grants support projects that take place either in France or the United States and their respective territories or both. Next deadline: 31 May.
CKU supports cultural exchange projects with the purpose of presenting the culture of developing countries in Denmark and strengthening the cultural sectors of developing countries. Only projects with a Danish partner are eligible for support. Deadlines: 15 January , 15 May, 15 September.
SüdKulturFonds provides shortfall guarantees and project-specific contributions to support productions and events that include artists from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe (non-EU countries). The aim of this support is to facilitate access to the Swiss and European cultural market and to professional networks for artists from southern and eastern countries of the world. 4 deadlines at the end of January, April, August and November.
ECAS is launching a Hotline as part of its EU Rights Clinic to overcome the visible and hidden barriers to European citizenship. Citizens throughout the EU will be able to call the hotline, fill in the on-line form or Skype in order to share their personal stories, seek help and thus contribute to improvements in European policy and legislation.
The Bala Visa petition was launched n late 2012 to ask for the abolition of visas for Lebanese citizens travelling to Schengen countries.