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 6 July 2020

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

Centre for Applied Human Rights > Art + Activism Fund: Deadline: on a rolling basis

Goethe-Institut > The Burden of Memory: Deadline: 11 July 2020

Pro Helvetia Cairo > Open Call for New Art Projects: Deadline: 12 July 2020

European Cultural Foundation > Second round of Culture of Solidarity Fund: Deadline: 14 July 2020

European Commission > Call for tender to support the cross-border circulation and digital distribution of performing arts works: Deadline: 31 July 2020

Goethe Institut and Prince Claus Fund > Call for Proposals: Cultural and Artistic Responses to Environmental Change: Deadline: 31 July 2020

Ukrainian Institute > Visualise Programme for Exhibition Projects Outside Ukraine: Deadline: 2 August 2020

Goethe-Institut Project Space (South Africa): Deadline: 17 August 2020

Les Rencontres d’Arles et l’Institut français > Bourse de recherche curatoriale / Projets Afrique (France) : Date limite : 22 août 2020

Pro Helvetia Johannesburg > Breathing Space: Deadline: 31 August 2020

Phileas > Funding for the Internationalisation of Austrian Contemporary Art: Deadline: 11 September 2020

Studios of Key West > Tom Majors Fund for Wood Artists (USA): Deadline: 15 September 2020

Prix interrégional de la culture de l'innovation de l'association Espace Culturel Grande Région : Date limite : 15 septembre 2020

Re-FREAM > Call for Artists and Designers Working in Textile Fashion (Germany, Austria, Spain / Online): Deadline: 30 September 2020

Mophradat Grants for Artists from the Arab World: Deadline: 1 October 2020

Goethe-Institut > Virtual Partner Residencies: Deadline: 31 December 2020

> Click here for other funding opportunities


React to a call

ASEF > Mobility First! Special Open Call: Applications received on a rolling basis

ASEF Mobility First! 2020 (Asia / Europe): On hold

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)

British Council > Film Africa Travel Grants 2019-2020: Deadline: on a rolling basis (based on a list of film festivals)

Festival of Thrift > ‘One Beautiful Moment’ Call for Artists (Online): Deadline: 10 July 2020

Quantum Music > Beyond Quantum Music Open Call: Deadline: 10 July 2020

Groupe A – Coopérative Culturelle > Call for an Exhibition Artwork Dealing with Urban Transformation (France): Deadline: 10 July 2020

Taoyuan International Art Award (Taiwan): Deadline: 10 July 2020

HALLE 14 > Commission for a New Exhibition Project for ‘BIG D@T@! BIG MON€Y!’ (Germany): Deadline: 12 July 2020

Digital Earth Fellowship 2020-2021: Deadline: 17 July 2020

FTHo > Open Call for Delta (Δ) Research Placement (Online): Deadline: 20 July 2020

Het Nieuwe Instituut > Regeneration: Open Call for New Institutions (Netherlands): Deadline: 24 July 2020

Visegrad Fund / OSA > Visegrad Scholarship at the Open Society Archives (Hungary): Deadline: 25 July 2020

Soho House Art Prize for Emerging Artists (USA): Deadline: 26 July 2020

MM Gerdau > Art, Science and Technology Proposals Sought for Exhibition (Brazil): Deadline: 26 July 2020

Tbilisi Architecture Biennial > Open Call, ‘What Do We Have In Common’ (Online / Remote): Deadline: 31 July 2020

SHAPE > Call for Artists Working in Innovative Music and Audiovisual Art: Deadline: 31 July 2020

Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities > KWI International Fellowships (Germany): Deadline: 31 July 2020

Reimagining Museums for Climate Action: Deadline (registration): 31 July 2020

Khoj > Open Call ‘Does the Blue Sky Lie? Testimonies of Air’s Toxicities’ (Online): Deadline: 31 July 2020

INES > INES#talent Programme for Emerging Musical Talents: Deadline: 31 July 2020

M+ / Design Trust Research Fellowship 2021 (Hong Kong): Deadline: 16 August 2020

Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies > Fellowship Programme (Germany): Deadline: 23 August 2020

Fondation Villa Seurat > Call for Projects, ‘Nature Reassets Itself’: Deadline: 31 August 2020

Fanak Fund > General Fund for Artistic and Cultural Mobility: Deadline: 31 August 2020

Institut français > Des mots à la scène : Date limite : 15 septembre 2020

Aerowaves > Aerowaves Twenty Programme for Emerging Choreographers in Europe: Deadline: 16 September 2020

The Art Explora – Académie des beaux-arts European Award: Deadline: 25 September 2020

Jutta Cuny-Franz Award for Artists Making Significant Use of Glass in their Work (Germany): Deadline: 11 October 2020

impuls International Composition Competition (Austria): Deadline: 15 October 2020

The 5th Lih Pao International Sculpture Biennial Awards (Taiwan): Deadline: 30 October 2020

International Obernkirchen Sculptor Symposium > Call for Artists to Work in Sandstone (Germany): Deadline: 31 October 2020

Prince Claus Fund > Mobility Grant for Women and Minority Groups / Mobility Grant in and from Africa: On hold

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

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Get training

MOOC > Introduction to new music: ongoing deadline

AAMC > Association of Art Museum Curators Curatorial Mentorship Programme (Online / United States): Deadline: 14 July 2020

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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

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia > Research Residencies, ‘Our Many Europes’ (Spain): Deadline (extended): 6 July 2020

Pépinières Européennes de Création / Méduse > International Residency for Visual and Media/Digital Arts (Canada): Deadline (extended): 6 July 2020

Cité Internationale des Arts et Fondation Daniel & Nina Carasso > Un programme de soutien en temps de crise : Date limite : 10 juillet 2020

Camargo Foundation, Frac & Goethe-Institut > Collaborative Residency (France): Deadline: 12 July 2020

Montana Colors > MTN Virtual Residency, ‘The New Normal’ (Online / Remote): Deadline: 13 July 2020

ARAC > ARAC Art & Residency (Romania): Deadline: 13 July 2020

Photon Foundation > Open Call for Artist in Residence 2020 (Online): Deadline: 15 July 2020

Warehouse421 > Homebound Residency Programme (Remote): Deadline: 18 July 2020

AI Lab > European ARTificial Intelligence Lab, Astronomy x AI (Netherlands, Austria): Deadline: 22 July 2020

Lighthouse > Open Call for Pier - Residencies for Black Artists (Online): Deadline: 24 July 2020

wpZimmer > Open Call for Residencies (Belgium): Deadline: 24 July 2020

Abierta la convocatoria para participar de la Residencia de Creación en cheLA: Fecha límite: 25 Julio de 2020

La Briqueterie > Screendance Production Residency (France): Deadline: 28 July 2020

Le Port Des Créateurs > Booster Residency (France): Deadline: 31 July 2020

The Art House / ROSL > International Residency for Artists from Commonwealth or former Commonwealth Countries (UK): Deadline (extended): 9 August 2020

K3 | Tanzplan Hamburg > K3 Residency Programme for Choreographers 2021/2022 (Germany): Deadline: 12 August 2020

Skaftfell > Residency for Nordic and Baltic Artists (Iceland): Deadline: 15 August 2020

Kinono > Open Call for ‘Four (Plus One) Elements’ Residency (Greece): Deadline: 15 August 2020

Hamburg Ministry for Culture and Media > Residency for International Artists (Germany): Deadline: 15 August 2020

Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics > INHABIT Artist in Residence Programme (Germany): Deadline: 16 August 2020

Cité internationale des arts & Centre national des arts plastiques (France) > Programme de résidence 2020 : Date limite : 16 août 2020

Evakahan Foundation Artist Residencies (Italy): Deadline: 1 September 2020

Fondation Jan Michalski > Residencies for writers (Switzerland): Deadline: 14 September 2020

The Art House / Outside In > Residency for Artists Facing Significant Barriers to the Art World (UK): Deadline (extended): 19 September 2020

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Meeting others

Babel Music XP International Forum (France): Deadline: 29 July 2020

Centre national de la danse > International Symposium Dance(s) and Ritual(s) (France): Deadline: 15 August 2020


Engage in policy

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


Mekong Cultural Hub / British Council > SEAΔ 2020-2021 (Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, Malaysia): Deadline: 15 July 2020

Agence Française de Développement (AFD) et l’Institut français > Accès Culture : Date limite : 30 juillet 2020

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UNESCO > Consultant Sought for Exploratory Study on the Film and Audiovisual Industry in Africa: Deadline: 10 July 2020

LA RENAISSANCE (France) > attaché.e à la coordination de projet européen : Date limite : 24 juillet 2020

Fondation Thalie (Belgique) > Assistant.e de production et communication : Date limite : 1er août 2020

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

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