News by Deadlines

Lastly updated on 24 April 2018

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


On the Move signed a joint letter calling for an increase in the EU's Budget for Culture (dated 9 April 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

Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

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

Fine Acts Fellowship: Deadline: 26 April 2018

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

Call for Submissions – BigCi Environmental Awards 2018: Deadline: 1 June 2018

Getty Images > ARRAY grant: Deadline: 8 June 2018

Pierre & Alexandra Boulat Award 2018 (photography): Deadline: 14 June 2018

Hermès Foundation > New Settings > An international programme dedicated to the performing arts: Deadline: 1 July 2018

COAL Prize 2018 > 10th year edition: Deadline: 31 July 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

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

Mobility First! ASEF Cultural Mobility Initiative : Calls 2018: Next deadlines for 2018: 25 April, 31 May and 30 June 2018 (check carefully the calendar for travel dates). 

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

Studio das Weiss Haus (Austria) > Open call for independent curator with a profound knowledge of Japanese art: Deadline: 27 April 2018

Festival Kometa (Latvia) > Open call for artists 'Participation': Deadline: 30 April 2018

Rhodesworks Design Studio (Rhodesworks) > Open call in view of Burning Man: Deadline: 1 May 2018

Parallel Open Call 2018 (Croatia, United Kingdom and Portugal) - New Artists: Deadline: 3 May 2018

Parallel Open Call 2018 (Croatia, United Kingdom and Portugal) - New Artists: Deadline: 4 May 2018

International Theatre Festival Love Sharing (Italy) > Open call for applications 'Migration': Deadline: 6 May 2018

British Council > Art Connects Us Research Grants : Sub-Saharan Africa: Deadline: 11 May 2018

OpenART 2019 (Sweden) > Open call: Deadline: 15 May 2018

i Light Marina Bay” (2019) > Open call > “i Light Singapore”: Deadline: 18 May 2018

Tilting Axis Curatorial Fellowship > Open call (USA): Deadline: 18 May 2018

A Natural Oasis? - Open call for aTransnational Research Program: Deadline: 21 May 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 

Villa Vassilieff > Call for applications / Pernod Ricard Fellowship 2019 (France): Deadline: 31 May 2018

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

Het Nieuwe Instituut (The Netherlands) > Call for fellows ' BURN OUT': Deadline: 1 June 2018

Reset > Call for Arts, Science, Technology and Ecology projects in Mar Menor (Spain): Deadine: 1 June 2018

Delfina Foundation (UK) > European ArtEast Foundation research grants: Deadline: 4 June 2018

Generator (France) > Call for artists and curators: Deadline: 16 June 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE REGIONS (Austria) > Open call: Deadline: 20 June 2018

Music Theatre NOW (The Netherlands) > Competition: Deadline: 30 June 2018

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

Bijloke Summer Academy – Music Theatre (Belgium): Deadline: 27 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 South-Korean Artists in Residence at Tadeusz Kantor House (Poland): Deadline: 25 April 2018

ARCUS Project 2018 IBARAKI > emerging artist in residence (Japan): Deadline: 27 April 2018

The Faculty of Fine Arts and Ocean Networks Canada (University of Victoria in British Columbia) > Artist in Residence Ocean Programme: Deadline: 27 April 2018

Plantelor 58 Residency – Photo Focus Bucharest (Romania) for international curators and artists working with photography: Deadline: 28 April 2018

Open call for two fellowships funded by Compagnia di San Paolo and Regione Piemonte at Cripta747, Turin (Italy): Deadline: 29 April 2018

AIR Antwerpen > Artist residency opportunities in Mexico and Colombia: Deadline: 30 April 2018

Embassy of Foreign Artists (Switzerland) > Open call: Deadline: 30 April 2018

Open Call for Artists: Residency “Anthropology, landscape and the senses: research and art in the landscape” (Portugal): Deadline: 30 April 2018

CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence: Call for Applications: Deadline: 30 April 2018

The invention of forms of representation in the age of globalisation > Art and Research Residency 2018 (France): Deadline: 30 April 2018

The Embassy of Foreign Artists (Switzerland) > Open Call for residencies: Opportunities for creative practices engaged with political, social, economic and environmental issues: Deadline: 30 April 2018

AMARRE > Open call for residencies (Lebanon and Belgium): There is one remaining call for Belgium (1 May)

Urban Omnibus> Call for Proposals: Urban Wild Writer Residency (USA): Deadline: 1 May 2018

Nabi Artist Residency 2018 (South Korea): Deadline: 10 May 2018

Aomori Contemporary Art Centre (ACAC) > Artist in Residence Program 2018/ autumn “(MO)TION” (Japan): Deadline: 11 May 2018

SE.S.TA (Czech Republic) > Coaching residencies for choreographers 2018: Deadline: 13 May 2018

ZKM (Germany) > Open Call for Artists: Residency "MyCity, MySounds": Deadline: 20 May 2018

Open call: Critical Research Residency in Singapore and Manila: Acts of Life: Deadline: 30 May 2018

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

Résidence Croisée Real Time & Space (Oakland, Etats-Unis) / Artistes en Résidence (Clermont-Ferrand, France) : Date limite : 31 mai 2018

Villa Saigon (Vietnam) > Résidence de création 2019 : Date limite : 31 mai 2018

Résidence d’écrivain.e à Wellington - Appel à candidatures pour 2019 (Nouvelle Zélande): Date limite : 15 juin 2018

Afrique Plurielle: Call for artist's residency between Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) and Marseille (France): Deadline: 17 June 2018

Institut Français > Residencies at the Cité internationale des arts (Paris, France): Deadline: 29 June 2018

Kyoto Art Centre (Japan) > Artist-in-Residence Programme 2019 for visual arts: Deadline: 30 June 2018

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Meeting others

Festival ELEKTRA - Biennale internationale d’art numérique et au Marché international des arts numériques (Québec) > Appel : Date limite : 30 avril 2018

Frankfurt Book Fair (Germany) > Invitation Programme for International Exhibitors: Deadline: 30 April 2018

Call for application to the 2018 NCG European citizenship intiatives Forum in Nantes (France): Deadline: 3 June 2018



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

European Cultural Foundation > Research and Development Grant: Deadline: 9 May 2018

Asia Research Institute, NUS, with National Gallery Singapore: Call for papers > CFP | Shifting Undergrounds in East and Southeast Asia: Transformations and Declinations of Cultural Self-Expressions and Communities in Cityscape: Deadline: 25 May 2018

Walking Art / Walking Aesthetics: Call for papers and art projects > INTERARTIVE: Deadline: 31 May 2018

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

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

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Fonds Africain pour la Culture (Mali) > administrateur/trice: Date limite: 3 mai 2018

Festival NEXT (Belgique) > Coordination des projets et de la communication : Date limite : 5 mai 2018

Lieux Publics / IN SITU (France) > coordinator officer: Deadline: 11 May 2018

Kaimera Productions (USA/France) > Producing director needed: Deadline: 11 May 2018

Asia-Europe Foundation (Singapore) > 2 project executives and 1 Admin/project manager: Deadline: 24 May 2018

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

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