News by Deadlines

Note: In the context of the coronavirus, we are trying to check more carefully if some deadlines are extended or some calls cancelled or adjusted. In case you see any weblink problem or deadlines' change, please feel free to email us at mobility(at) 


Last updated on 16 April 2021

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


Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: On hold

Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen > Artists’ Contacts Programme to Support Intercultural Cooperation: Ongoing deadlines

Onassis Foundation > Emergency Fellowships 2020/21 (Remote): Deadline: rolling (with replies within two weeks)

Allianz Kulturstiftung > Call for Projects, ‘The Art of Bringing Europe Together’: Deadline: rolling

Big Pulse Dance Alliance (BPDA) > Open air commissions (Europe): Deadline for expression of interests: 16 April 2021

ACP-EU Culture Program: Support for the Cultural and Creative Sectors in West Africa: Deadline: 17 April 2021

UNESCO: Proposals for the 2021 Silk Roads Youth Research Grant: Deadline: 18 April 2021

Bioart Society > ‘M/other Becomings’ Open Call (Finland): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Théâtre de Liège > IMPACT (International Meeting in Performing arts and Creative Technologies) > NEW STAGES > Appel à prototypes / Call for prototypes ( Belgique / Belgium): Dl: 07/05/2021

Ministère de la Culture (France) > Appel à candidatures > CHIMERES 2021 : Date limite : 10 mai 2021

Prince Claus Fund > Prince Claus Seed Awards: Deadline: 11 May 2021

British Council Unlimited Micro Awards for Disabled Artists (Online / Remote): Deadline: 18 May 2021

"CRÉER EN AFRIQUE CENTRALE" > First call for proposals: Deadline: 8 June 2021

UNESCO > International Fund for Cultural Diversity: Deadline: 16 June 2021

Fondation d'entreprise Hermès > New Settings Programme (France): Deadline: 1 July 2021

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React to a call

Eyebeam Center for the Future of Journalism > Open call : Applications on a rolling basis

The Institute of International Education > Artist Protection Fund: Rolling applications (assessed twice a year)

ASEF > Mobility First! Grants for Virtual Collaboration Between Asia and Europe: Deadline: rolling (response in 2 weeks)

i-Portunus Mobility Programme > Call for Music and Cultural Heritage Sectors: Deadline: 15 April 2021

A-Place > Video Production Open Call 2021: Deadline: 15 April 2021

Independent Curators International > Curatorial Research Fellowships (Online): Deadline: 16 April 2021

POLDRA – Public Sculpture Project Viseu > Open Call for a Site-Specific Public Artwork (Portugal): Deadline: 18 April 2021

NEW NOW festival for Digital Arts on Zollverein > Open call for digital works and for artistic-scientific contributions for a conference (Germany / online): Deadline: 18 April 2021

MAGENTA / Kaunas 2022 > Open Call for Festival of Landscape Design and Environmental Art (Lithuania): Deadline: 18 April 2021

Journeys Festival > Call for Artists and Mentors for LOOK UP 2021 (UK / Germany): Deadline: 19 April 2021

Ice Hot Nordic Dance > Open Call for Artistic Programme (Finland): Deadline: 19 April 2021

Room to Bloom > Open Call for Young Artists with a Feminist, Ecological and/or Postcolonial Art Practice (Online / Italy, Ukraine, Poland, Greece): Deadline: 23 April 2021 > Open Call for Artists to Explore New Narratives for Museums (Czech Republic, Serbia, Hungary): Deadline: 25 April 2021

Footprints > Call for Music Artists for Workshop Programme and Touring (Poland): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Sommerakademie Paul Klee Programme at Bern University of the Arts (Switzerland / Online): Deadline: 5 May 2021

ADAM > Open Call for Ideas – Rehearsing (for) the Future (Online): Deadline: 6 May 2021

Riyadh Art > Open Call for Tuwaiq International Sculpture Symposium (Saudi Arabia): Deadline: 7 May 2021

Arras Biennial of Contemporary Art > Call for Artists (France): Deadline: 15 May 2021

KÖR – Kunst im öffentlichen Raum > Open Call for ‘The Weather of Tomorrow’, Projects on Climate in and for Floridsdorf (Austria): Deadline: 15 May 2021

Roxy ULM > ResearchLab for Emerging Choreographers (Germany): Deadline: 31 May 2021

Delfina Foundation > The Politics of Food (United Kingdom / Online): Deadline: 14 June 2021

C-PLATFORM / Xi·Art Museum > ‘Generative Project’ Residency (China): Deadline: 31 July 2021

Fonds de mobilité Caraïbes / Institut français : Date limite : 24 août 2021

Fonds de mobilité Indianocéanique / Institut français : Date limite : 24 août 2021

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

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

Culture Resource > Wijhat (Destinations) > International Mobility Fund for Arab Artists and Cultural Actors: Deadlines throughout the year

> Click here for other calls


Get training

MOOC > Introduction to new music: ongoing deadline

International public space performance workshop – A Beloved Enemy > Open call Bosnia and Herzegovina): Deadline: 20 April 2021

Medinea > Intercultural and Improvised Music Training Sessions (Portugal, Tunisia, France, Italy): Deadlines: 20 April 2021 / 10 June 2021 / 15 July 2021

Asia Connection: Producers Camp 2021 (online): Deadline: 21 April 2021

Tranzit > ERSTE Foundation Fellowships for the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg (Austria): Deadline: 30 April 2021

IMPALA Campus > Mastering the Music Business Digital Workshop (Online): Deadline: 3 May 2021

DigiTraining > Digital Training / Capacity Building for Organisations in the Heritage Sector (Online): Deadline: 31 May 2021

> Click here for other training



ZK/U / Mondriaan Fonds > 2021 Residencies for Visual Artists, Curators, Critics and Theorists (Germany): Deadline (updated): on hold

ARAK Collection > Curatorial Residency Fellowship 2020 (Qatar): Deadline: rolling

Nomadic Island > Artist in Residence Camp (Luxembourg): Deadline: 15 April 2021

NAFAS > Residency Programme for Lebanese Artists and Creative Professionals (France): Deadlines: 15 and 30 April 2021

Summer Sessions Art and Technology Residencies (Netherlands, Austria, Russia, Spain, Italy, China, South Korea, Croatia, Belgium): Deadline: 16 April 2021

Cité internationale des Arts (France) > TRAME 2021 > Appel à candidatures : Date limite  (prolongée): 18 avril 2021

Dekoloniale Berlin Residency 2021 (Germany): Deadline: 23 April 2021

Curated Affairs > Call for Artists Based in Warsaw to Propose a Project on the Work of Joseph Beuys (Germany): Deadline: 25 April 2021

Résidence de recherche GNININI au Don Sen Folo – LAB > Appel à résidences (Mali) : Date limite : 26 avril 2021

Open Call for Congolese, Brazilian and Swiss artists for the Project ‘Quilombo’ (Switzerland / Remote): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Urbane Künste Ruhr > Residency Programme at the Haus der Geschichte des Ruhrgebiets (Germany): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Institut français > Résidanses 2021 > Call for applications (Africa): Deadline: 30 April 2021

PimOff Theatre > Citofonare PimOff Residency Programme for Contemporary Dance and Performance (Italy): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Kai Art Center > Residency for Nordic and Baltic Curators and Writers (Estonia): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Beyond Matter > Virtual Media Residencies for Artists and Theorists (Germany / Estonia / Albania / Online): Deadline: 30 April 2021

Open call for literary translation residencies > Translation in Motion Programme (France, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Sweden, Macedonia, Albania, Latvia, Serbia and UK): Applications till 30 April 2021 (check carefully the calls related to each organisation as some deadlines may be before like for Bulgaria)

transmediale festival > Digital Residencies for ‘What Stays – Archiving Care’ (Online): Deadline: 4 May 2021

Schaufler Residency@TU Dresden on ‘Artificial Intelligence as Factor and Consequence of Social Change’ (Germany): Deadline: 10 May 2021

Pro Helvetia > Connect South Africa (South Africa / Switzerland): Deadline: 26 May 2021

Who Cares? > Open Call Residency Habitación (Spain): Deadline: 27 May 2021

ACCR > 2021 Odyssée Artist in Residence Programme (France): Deadline: 29 May 2021

Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay > Contemporary Performing Arts Research Residency (Singapore): Deadline: 31 May 2021

GMEA > Residency for Musicians and Ensembles (France): Deadline: 31 May 2021

PEN Català > Literary Residency for Young Emerging Writers (Spain): Deadline: 31 May 2021

REAKTOR > Visual Arts Residency to Produce a Site-responsive Work (Austria): Deadline: 31 May 2021

> Click here for other residencies


Meeting others


Engage in policy

KEA > Survey on the Situation of Theatres in the EU Member States: Deadline: 30 April 2021

European Commission > ‘Entering the EU – Online Visa Application Process and Digital Visa’ Consultation: Deadline: 3 June 2021

Check the ongoing list of Campaigns or online petitions raising awareness of the coronavirus’ massive impact on the arts and cultural sector


culture360 > Call for Media Partnerships: Deadline: 16 April 2021

Teatre Lliure / Nowy Teatr > Opportunity for a Performing Arts Research Project Between Poland and Catalonia: Deadline: 18 April 2021

The Ways of the Heroes > Art in Public Space Workshop (Bosnia and Herzegovina): Deadline: 20 April 2021

Post Social Media Club > Collaborative Research Project for Artists from Sweden, Greece, Serbia, France and Turkey (Online / Sweden): Deadline: 26 April 2021

Institut des Afriques > Appel à contributions pour un observatoire des artistes et acteurs culturels issus des diasporas africaine et caribéenne

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NDPC – Northern Dimension Partnership on Culture > Call for Proposals: Mapping Study and Report on Mobility and Collaboration Funding: Deadline: 15 April 2021

Trans Europe Halles > Managing Director (Sweden): Deadline (extended): 17 April 2021

Festival Sens Interdits (Lyon, France) > Un(e) chargé(e) de production, diffusion et coordination du festival (Remplacement de congé maternité) : Date limite : 26 avril 2021

Leeds 2023 > Senior Producer (UK): Deadline: 30 April 2021

IASPIS – the Swedish Arts Grants Committee International Programme for Visual and Applied Arts > (Sweden): Deadline: 2 May 2021

Call for Experts to Support European Capitals of Culture: Deadline: ongoing

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