News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 23 February 2018

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


European Commission > Public consultation on EU funds in the area of values and mobility: Deadline: 8 March 2018

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

National and International Cultural and Human Rights Organizations Denounce Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration: Read and share the Statement

Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

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

Towards greater gender equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector: Deadline: 23 February 2018

Pro Helvetia > call for performing arts cooperation projects across Europe: Deadline: 1 March 2018

Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund > Integration of third country nationals: Deadline: 1 March 2018

Commission internationale du théâtre francophone (CITF) > Appels: Programmes régulier et d'exploration : Date limite : 1er mars 2018

Allianz Cultural Foundation > Open call for grants: Deadline: 1 March 2018

Fonds pour la jeune création francophone > Appel > Cinéma, séries audiovisuelles et contenus web: Date limite: 1er mars 2018

STARTS Prize 2018 – Grand prize of the European Commission honoring innovation in technology, industry and society stimulated by the arts: Deadline: 2 March 2018

Horizon 2020 > Inclusive and sustainable growth through cultural and creative industries and the arts: Deadline: 13 March 2018

UNIMA (Union Internationale de la Marionnette) > Open call for young writers: Deadline: 15 March 2018

International Award 'UCLG – Mexico City – Culture 21' > Call for participation: Deadline: 16 March 2018

Prince Claus Fund > Open call for the Next Generation 2018: Deadline: 16 March 2018

Foundation Villa Seurat > Call for projects: Deadline: 24 March 2018

Council of the Baltic Sea States > Call for culture related projects: Deadline: 31 March 2018

TURN – Fund for Artistic Cooperation between Germany and African Countries: Deadline: 31 March 2018

USArtists International: Deadline: 5 April 2018

Goethe-Institut > International Coproduction Fund: Deadline: April 30, 2018

Creative Twinning > Open call: Deadline: 31 August 2018

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React to a call

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

Mobility First! ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative: The next round of calls will be out in February 2018! Stay tuned!

Open call for PREMIERE, an international program for a choreographic debut (Estonia): Deadline: 23 February 2018

New Maker Ensemble > Call for performers, scores and commission (Portugal): Deadline: 23 February 2018

International Theatre Costume & Makeup Design Competition & Exhibition 2018 (China): Deadline: 28 February 2018

Afrikayna > Africa Art Lines > Mobility support / aide à la mobilité : 28.02.2018

21st FAKI — Festival of Alternative Theatrical Expression (Croatia) > Open call for applications : Deadline: 28 February 2018

KAMS > Grant Program for International Organizations Presenting Exhibitions of Korean Artists: Deadline: 28 February 2018

Plataforma LODO (Argentina) > Fourth Edition of the LODO Festival > Open call to Marathon: Deadline: 28 February 2018

Barjeel Global Fellowship (USA): Deadline: 28 February 2018

Prague Quadrennial (Czech Republic) > Open call for Site Specific Performance Festival : Deadline: 28 February 2018

Fira Mediterrània Manresa (Catalonia, Spain) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 5 March 2018

Invisible Borders: Trans-African organisation > Lagos - Maputo 2018: Call for Participation: Deadline: 6 March 2018

UNIDRAM 2018 (Germany) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 15 March 2018

Open Call for Contributions to the 8th Inter-Format Symposium on Rites and Terrabytes (Lithuania): Deadline: 15 March 2018

Etants-donnés - fonds franco-américain pour l'art contemporain / Étant donnés Contemporary Art (USA/France): 15/3/2018

Call for applications: MIAConnects Regional Mobility Programme (African countries): Deadline: 22 March 2018

Fonds Transfabrik > Ausschreibung / Appel à projet : Date limite : 25 mars 2018

Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu > CCA Fellowship Program: Deadline: 30 March 2018

Art and Action: Contemporary Art and Discourse in Southeast Asia (Singapore) > Open call for papers: Deadline: 2 April 2018

Open Call: 10 Day Production Residency + LIVE WORKS Performance Act Award_Vol.6 (Italy): Deadline: 2 April 2018

Eyes' Walk Digital Festival (Greece) > Europe started here! > Open call for applications (individuals and teams): Deadline: 15 April 2018

Camargo Foundation (France) > LabexMed > Open call: Deadline: 25 April 2018

Urban Studies Foundation > International Fellowships : Deadline: 27 April 2018

Fonds d'aides aux échanges artistiques et culturels de l'outre-mer (FEAC): Echéance:  25 mai 2018

Information: Ouverture de la Plateforme 'Tour Manager' (Chine) - 15 février 2018: Date limite 31 mai 2018 

31st Festival > Les Instants Vidéo (France) > Open call: Deadline: 1 June 2018

Music Theatre NOW (The Netherlands) > Competition: Deadline: 30 June 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: 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

UNESCO - call for experts from Asia-Pacific region (Korea): Deadline: 5 March 2018

FutureLearn > Online course > Effective Fundraising and Leadership in Arts and Culture: Deadline (to start the online course) : 12 March 2018

Dancing on the Edge (The Netherlands) > Call for scholarhsip: Deadline: 15 March 2018

Producers' Academy (Belgium) > Open call for applications: Deadline: 1 April 2018 (for applicants needing a Schengen visa, the preferable deadline is 15 March 2018)

Future Learn (online course): Fashion and Sustainability: Understanding Luxury Fashion in a Changing World: The online class starts on 9 April 2018

Salzburg International Summer Academy (Austria) > Open call: Deadline: 2 May 2018 (3 April for the grants)

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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

Open call for Re-Directing: East Curatorial Seminar and Residency 'Hospitality ' (Poland): Deadline: 25 February 2018

The Auxiliary (UK) > artists in residence programme: Deadline: 28 February 2018

Alps Art Academy (Switzerland) > Open call: Deadline: 28 February 2018

Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac (France) > Photography residencies: Deadline: 1 March 2018

AMARRE > Open call for residencies (Lebanon and Belgium): There are currently two remaining open calls for Lebanon (1 March) and Belgium (1 May)

VERTIGO > Call for artistic residencies: Deadline: 2 March 2018

CreArt > Artist residency in Linz, Austria (visual artists): Deadline: 4 March 2018

Open Call Residency in Speculative Design (Belgium): Deadline: 4 March 2018

ECHANGEUR22 > art residencies on 'Mobility': Deadline (extended): 4 March 2018

Festival of Film and Urbanism “86” > Urban residency (Ukraine): Deadline: 7 March 2018

Gasworks (UK) > three residency opportunities for artistes based in Chile, Brazil and New Zealand: 6, 27 March and 3 April 2018

Federation for European Storytelling > Open call for Young Storytellers (Residencies in Norway, Belgium and Portugal): Deadline: 9 March 2018

MASS Alexandria (Egypt) and the VAA Nida Art Colony (Lithuania) > Open call for residency: Deadline: 15 March 2018

Land Art and Residency by Salento Slow Travel > Open call (Italy): Deadline: 22 March 2018

Cemeti - Institute for Art and Society and Goethe-Institut Indonesia > Open call for a residency: Deadline: 31 March 2018

Fondation pour l'art contemporain (Claudine et Jean-Marc Salomon) : Prix : Résidence aux Etats-Unis : Date limite : 20 avril 2018

Bibliothek Andreas Züst (Switzerland) > Open call for residencies: Deadlines: 31 May and 31 October 2018

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Meeting others

IETM Porto Plenary Meeting 2018 (Portugal) > Travel grants: Deadline: 9 March 2018


ADAM Artist Lab (Taiwan) > Open call: Deadline: 10 March 2018



Open Call for Found Sound China: Deadline: 28 February 2018

FIS - Future Innovators Summit TOKYO (Japan): Deadline: 28 February 2018

Internship: Communication & Project Management for Re-Imagine Europe (The Netherlands): Deadline: 1 March 2018

IETM Staff Exchange 2018: Deadline: 28 March 2018

Open Call for the International Theatre and Music Project “INSTANT ACTS against Violence and Racism 2018” (Germany): Deadline: 30 April 2018

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

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Mahatat (Egypt) > Call for an executive producer: Deadline: ongoing until the right candidate is selected

Centre culturel suisse de Paris > un/e responsable des arts visuels: Date limite: 23 février 2018

Socially Engaged Theatre Artist / Community Theatre Artist / Applied Theatre Facilitator > call for tender by The Playhouse (United Kingdom): Deadline: 23 February 2018

European Commission > Task Manager Culture in international cooperation (Belgium): Deadline: 25 February 2018

MitOst > Actors of Urban Change > Programme manager needed! (Germany): Deadline: 25 February 2018

Fondation Olympique pour la Culture et le Patrimoine (Suisse) > Médiateur/trice : Date limite : 26 février 2018

Aalto University (Finland) > Designer in residence: Deadline: 28 February 2018

Réseau Like (France) > un.e coordinateur.rice du réseau européen: Date limite : 1er mars 2018

Dance House Helsinki, opening in Ruoholahti in 2020 (Finland) > New director wanted! : Deadline: 4 March 2018

Julie's Bicycle (UK) > Environmental Sustainability Project Manager: Deadline: 5 March 2018

Goethe-Institut London > Project Coordinator for theatre, dance, literature and conferences: Deadline: 9 March 2018

Les Francophonies en Limousin (France) > Recrutement d'un/e directeur/directrice : Date limite : 17 mars 2018

Centre chorégraphique national de Rennes et de Bretagne (France) > Directeur-trice / Director: Dl: 30/3/2018

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

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