News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 15 August 2018

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


UNESCO > Global Survey on Status of the Artist: Deadline: 23 November 2018

Reaction of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts > European Commission’s proposal for the EU future budget (18 June 2018): Read and share the Statement

Culture Action Europe launches the Double for Culture Campaign: Read it and see how to act

Statement by the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts > No Sustainable Development without Culture: Read and share the Statement

Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

Open Society Foundations > Roma Initiatives Office > Open call for applications: Ongoing deadline

Tbilisi Architecture Biennial (Georgia) > Buildings Are Not Enough: Deadline: 24 August 2018

Creative Twinning > Open call: Deadline: 31 August 2018

UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture > Call for nominations > 16th edition: Deadline: 31 August 2018

2018 EESC Civil Society Prize: Deadline: 7 September 2018

Agence Française de Développement > Appel d'offres > Afrique Créative : Date limite : 10 septembre 2018

Culture at Work Africa – Promoting the Public Value of Culture for Social Cohesion and Urban Development in Africa > First call for proposals: Deadline: 21 September 2018

Open Call: Choreographic Territories competition for creating a dance performance inspired by Pola Nireńska (Poland): Deadline: 30 September 2018

Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale (Korea) > Open call for applications: Deadline for applications: 1-31 October 2018

Goethe-Institut > Call for international coproductions: Deadline: 15 October 2018

4th EDITION / ‘Friends of the Arab World Institute PRIZE for young contemporary Arab artists’: Deadline: 31 October 2018

Doppelpass – Theatre Cooperation Fund, Cooperation between German independent groups and standing performing arts theatres: Deadline: 15 November 2018

Darat al Funun-The Khalid Shoman Foundation > Dissertation open call: Deadline: 15 November 2018

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React to a call

Travel Award: Call out for European Digital Artists and Cultural Workers: The duration of the project must fall between September 2017 – June 2019.

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

European Cultural Foundation and Compagnia di San Paolo > STEP travel grants: The deadline to apply is a minimum of 60 days before the departure date

Nordic-Baltic Festival Platform > Call for Nordic-Baltic Collaborative Arts Projects and Fellowship programme: Deadline: 16 August 2018

MeetFactory > Kostka Gallery: Open Call for Exhibition Projects in 2019 (Czech Republic): Deadline: 19 August 2018

Call for Applications: Digital Earth Fellowship: Deadline: 19 August 2018

BASHKË ART CAMP (Albania) > Open call: Deadline: 20 August 2018

MIMMOS 2019 – Sintra International Festival of Puppets, Masks and Objects (Portugal) > Open call for projects: Deadline: 30 August 2018

Open Call—: Kunst-Werke Berlin e. V. / KW Institute for Contemporary Art and Volkswagen Group > VW Research Fellowship (Germany): Deadline: 3 September 2018

Without Walls (UK) > Open Call – Support for commissioning and touring for new outdoor work in 2019: Deadline: 4 September 2018

CROSS Award - International award for performing arts - IV Edition (Italy): Deadline: 5 September 2018

Art Moves Africa > Open calls for mobility: Deadlines: 8 September 2018 and 8 October 2018

PEARLE* 2018 Awards: Deadline: 12 September 2018

Aerowaves Twenty > Open call for choreographers: Deadline: 14 September 2018

caos OPEN CALL 2019 | international (Italy): Deadline: 15 September 2018

Pina Bausch Fellowship for Dance and Choreography 2019: Deadline: 15 September 2018

Taverne Gutenberg (France) > Appel à exposition collective > “Close up” : Date limite : 15 septembre 2018

CreArt Curators' Seminar > What is to curate an exhibition? Presenting the past, narrating the present (Portugal): Deadline: 16 September 2018

Emotional Europe > Call for participants (Romania / Belgium): Deadline: 20 September 2018

World New Music Days 2019 (Estonia) > Call for works: Deadline: 30 September 2018

HIVE#03 by the Camp (France) > Open call: Deadline: 30 September 2018

Appel à projets franco-québécois > la mobilité au service des jeunes professionnels de la culture (18-35 ans) : Date limite : 30 octobre 2018

European Composer and Songwriter Alliance (ECSA) > Call for works (2019): Deadline: 5 November 2018

OUR STAGE – 4th EUROPEAN FESTIVAL OF BÜRGERBÜHNE (CITIZEN’S STAGE) > Open call for applications (Germany): Deadline: 10 November 2018

23th International Solo-Dance-Theatre Festival Stuttgart 2019 > Open call: Deadline: 11 November 2018

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

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.

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Get training

MedCulture > Regional training to support resilient communities in raising awareness on cultural heritage values and citizenship engagement (Jordan): Deadline: 21 August 2018

"Europe in Perspective: International Co-operation in Cultural Learning" > Open call for training (Germany, Hungary and Greece): Deadline: 3 September 2018

Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences > Winter School “Brokering Intercultural Exchange within Societies” for master and Ph.D. students (Germany): Deadline: 15 September 2018

MU.SA PROJECT MOOC > Essential digital skills for museum professionals: Deadline: 30 September 2018

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Arc Art Residency (Switzerland) > Custom-made residency 2018: Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency.

Arc Artist Residency (Switzerland) > Walk and Talk residency: Deadline for application: no later than 2 months before the starting date of your residency

Agosto Foundation Artist-In-Residence Programme (Czech Republic): Deadline: 15 August 2018

Kone Foundation > Saari Residence (Finland): Deadline: 16 August 2018

AIR_Frankfurt International Call: Curator in Residence in Frankfurt 2018 (Germany): Deadline: 17 August 2018

BLUEPROJECT FOUNDATION (Spain) > Open call for artists: Deadline: 19 August 2018

Indo-European Residency Project in Kolkata (India) > Open call: Deadline: 19 August 2018

RU/Visual AIDS – Curatorial Residency March 2019 (USA): Deadline: 20 August 2018

Institut Français > Residency programme > Cité internationale des arts in Paris (France): Deadline: 22 August 2018

Eleusis 2021 European Capital of Culture > Initiator > Residency programme (Greece): Deadline: 25 August 2018

Open Call for Rupert Residency Programme 2019 (Ltihuania): Deadline: 26 August 2018

Fundación Casa Wabi x ArtReview Residency Award 2019 (Mexico): Deadline: 30 August 2018

Residency for musicians at Le Confort Moderne (France) and a residency for a curator at Capacete (Brazil)

Deadlines: 30 August (France) and 14 September (Brazil)

International Writers’ Workshop at Hong Kong Baptist University 2019 > Residency Programme: Deadline: 31 August 2018

The Jan Michalski Foundation > Writers' residencies (Switzerland): Deadline: 31 August 2018

Institut français > Programme Stendhal et Résidences sur Mesure (arts visuels, architecture, design) : Echéances: 1er et 13 septembre 2018

Locality / Reality > Winter Residency at Beijing's Inside-Out Art Museum > Open call for artists and researchers (China): Deadline: 1 September 2018

WRO Art Center (Poland) > Open call for residency (sound): Deadline: 7 September 2018

Pier-2 Art Center (Taiwan) > Open call for artists' residencies (PAIR): Deadline: 9 September 2018

Institut Français > Résidences Sur Mesure et Résidence Collectifs d'artistes : Date limite : 13 septembre 2018

RESIDENZPFLICHT (Berlin, Germany) > Scholarships for Artist’s Residence Project in Berlin Refugee Accommodation: Deadline: 16 September 2018

Aalto University artist in residence (Finland): Deadline: 16 September 2018

Tsung Yeh Artist Village (Tainan-Taiwan) > Arts in Residence Programme: Deadline: 16 September 2018

Season #4 > ACROSS, a curatorial and art critic's residency program > Open call (France): Deadline: 23 September 2018

Artist residency CAT (“Community Art Team”) Cologne (Germany) > Open call: Deadline: 30 September 2018

Appel à candidatures Résidence d’écriture Afriques-Haïti 2019 à Bordeaux (France) : Date limite : 30 septembre 2018

Réseau mexicain des Alliances Françaises > Résidence itinérante de création textile (Mexique) : Date limite : 14 october 2018

Africa Centre > Call for residencies (Australia, Brazil, USA and Italy): Deadline: 15 October 2018

Camargo Foundation > Core programme > Open call: Deadline: 17 October 2018

Bibliothek Andreas Züst (Switzerland) > Open call for residencies: Deadline: 31 October 2018

Soulangh Artist Village (Tainan-Taiwan) > Arts in Residence Programme 'Site-Specific Art': Deadline: 16 December 2018

Open Call :: SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2019 (Spain): Deadline: 10 January 2019

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Meeting others

Open Call for Applications 2nd Meeting of Young Artists on Ancient Drama (Greece): Deadline: 17 August 2018

Gasworks (UK) > Curator needed!: Deadline: 20 August 2018

Convocation d’un Conseil culturel franco-allemand des jeunes (France) : Date limite : 31 août 2018

SEAΔ : program co-created by Mekong Cultural Hub and British Council > Open call: Deadline: 1 September 2018

IETM Munich Plenary Meeting 2018 (Germany) > Travel grants: Deadline: 14 September 2018

Conference - Mobility of Aesthetics: Registration now open (Poland): Deadline: 15 September 2018

Open call > Regards d’artistes sur l’Union - Visual Arts (France): Deadline: 4 October 2018



Programme EYE : Marionnettiste cherche compagnie en France : Date limite : 1er septembre 2018

Creature: Passerelle: Ile de France - Méditerranée : Candidatures possibles jusqu'au 1er septembre 2018

Open call: Art and Migration: Deadline: 13 October 2018

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

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Opéra national de Lorraine > Centre de formation d’apprentis (CFA) métiers des arts de la scène > Chargé/e de mission mobilité européenne: Poste à pourvoir au plus tôt. Le jury de recrutement se tiendra le 13 septembre 2018

Institut Européen des Itinéraires Culturels (IEIC) (Luxembourg) > Assistant administratif et financier (h/f) : Date limite : 17 août 2018

Trans Europe Halles (Sweden) > Project manager needed!: Deadline: 18 August 2018

Working at Tate (UK) > Brooks International Fellowship Programme: Deadline: 28 August 2018

Call for Independent Experts (2018-2021): Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe certification and regular evaluation cycles: Deadline: 31 August 2018

IETM is looking for a Secretary General (Belgium): Deadline: 1 September 2018

Compendium - Cultural Policies and Trends > Open call for export authors: Deadline: 1st September 2018

Cambodian Living Arts > Country manager needed!: Deadline: 2 September 2018

European Music Market Accelerator (France) > Project-manager needed!: Deadline: 10 September 2018

European Dancehouse Network (Belgium) > Network manager needed!: Deadline: 10 September 2018

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

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