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The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF), and its partners Arts Network Asia (ANA) and the European network Trans Europe Halles (TEH), call for joint proposals from Asian and European arts organisations for the 3rd edition of Creative Encounters: Cultural Partnerships between Asia and Europe. The deadline for applications is 15 August.
The Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon – 2013 calls for projects that contribute to the promotion of dialogue and exchange between cultures and civilisations and the rapprochement between peoples through cultural and artistic exchanges. Deadline on 5 August!
ASEF announces the launch of its 1st open call for proposals through ‘ASEF Creative Networks’, a new initiative that recognises cultural networks as an important mechanism to encourage bi-regional collaborations and reinforce cooperation in the cultural field.. Deadline on 15 August.
The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Madrid announces the Call for proposals for the Programme “Cultural diversity and cultural exchange", aiming to promote a greater understanding of cultural diversity and to stimulate cultural cooperation between cultural entities and cultural players in Spain and in Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. Deadline: 16 July.
The Open Society Fellowship supports individuals pursuing innovative and unconventional approaches to fundamental open society challenges. Eligible activities include hosting panel discussions, traveling to conferences, participating in policy debates, and promoting fellows' ideas in public venues. Deadlines: 1 August 2013 and 1 February 2014.
The Toyota Foundation has provided grants to support initiatives addressing a variety of issues in a wide range of fields. Since the foundation’s establishment in 1974, a central theme has been the pursuit of a society with pluralistic values. The upcoming international grant programme is open to people and organisations from Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Deadline on 21 June!
Les programmes de résidences internationales de l’Institut français soutiennent, de manière significative, tous les champs artistiques, favorisant la mobilité des créateurs français à l'étranger et des étrangers en France. Les dates de dépôts des dossiers dépendent des programmes.
The Latin American fund Iberescena supports creation, programming, management, workshops, co-productions in the performing arts field. Applications open until 12 September.
The International Fund for Cultural Diversity aims to promote sustainable development and poverty reduction in developing and least-developed countries that are Parties to the 2005 Convention. The deadline for applications is on 30 June 2013.
The Cultural Development and Exchange Fund (CDEF) by the Danish embassy in Vietnam provides support to contemporary artists and cultural performances in Vietnam and to cultural exchange activities between Denmark and Vietnam. There are two up-coming deadlines in 2013: 15 May and 15 September.
YAFT supports young artists and cultural operators living and working in the Arab world through two grants programs: Production & Touring (micro-financing), and Independent Arts and Culture Spaces. There are 3 yearly deadlines for Production and Touring (1st of January, 1st of May and 1st of September) and 2 yearly deadlines for Independent Arts and Culture Spaces (15th of January and 15th of September).
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.