News by Deadlines

On the Move newsletter - ACTION NEEDED (2 minutes)


Last updated on 21 February 2020

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


Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

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

LACMA > 2020 Art + Technology Lab Call for Artist Proposals (USA): Deadline: 25 February 2020

2020 Whitegold International Ceramic Prize (UK): Deadline: 29 February 2020

GRAFT Travel Grant 2020: Deadline: 29 February 2020

apexart > Open Call for Exhibition Proposals (United States): Deadline: 1 March 2020

WUK > Kunsthalle Exnergasse Call for Exhibition Proposals (Austria): Deadline: 1 March 2020

European Commission STARTS Prize for Technology and Artistic Practice (Austria + Worldwide): Deadline: 2 March 2020

Prince Claus Fund > Next Generation 2020: Deadline: 9 March 2020

Majalat Initiative > Call for National Projects 2020 (Lebanon / Belgium): Deadline: 10 March 2020

Council for Australian-Arab Relations > Project Grants Supporting Cultural Relations Between Australia and the Arab World: Deadline: 16 March 2020

ACP-EU Culture > ‘Support for Cultural and Creative Sectors in ACP Countries’ – Call for Partner Organisations: Deadline: 20 March 2020

Barakat Trust > Grant Programmes for Researchers in Islamic Art, Heritage, Architecture and Culture: Deadline: 31 March 2020

Drawing Lab Paris > Call for a Contemporary Drawing Exhibition by an Artist / Curator Duo (France): Deadline: 5 April 2020

Goethe-Institut > International Coproduction Fund: Deadline: 15 April 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): Applications received on a rolling basis

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

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

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

Kunstraum Lakeside > Open Call for Performative Events, ‘Statements 2020’ (Austria): Deadline: 23 February 2020

Sharjah Art Foundation > Open Call for Abstracts for Unravelling the Present (United Arab Emirates): Deadline: 23 February 2020

IASS > Call for Applications to the 2020 Klaus Töpfer Sustainability Fellowship (Germany): Deadline: 24 February 2020

Art Ii Biennial > Call for Carbon Neutral and Carbon Sink Projects (Finland): Deadline: 29 February 2020

Open Call for ALTOFEST 2020 (Italy): Deadline: 29 February 2020

State > Open Call: AI for Good (Switzerland): Deadline: 29 February 2020

International Women in Photo Award: Deadline: 29 February 2020

33rd SIMBAS Conference > Call for papers: ‘Performing the future: Institutions and politics of memory’ (Poland): Deadline: 29 February 2020

The Brown International Writers Project for Creative Writers Persecuted in their Home Countries (USA): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Digital Lab Africa > Call for Projects: Deadline: 1 March 2020

Forecast > Interdisciplinary Mentorship Programme (Germany): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Mondriaan Fund > Open Call Artists with a Refugee Background (Netherlands): Deadline: 2 March 2020

DLECTRICITY 2020 Open Call for Light-based Art + Technology (USA): Deadline: 3 March 2020

Garage > Travel Grant for International Curators for 2nd Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art (Russia): Deadline: 5 March 2020

SACO Contemporary Art Festival > Residency for Exhibition, ‘Now or Never’ (Chile): Deadline: 5 March 2020

PUSH+ > Open Call for Lab 3: Different Bodies (Norway): Deadlines: 6 March 2020 & 13 March 2020

MOVIN’UP Support Programme for the Mobility of Italian Artists in the World: Deadline: 11 March 2020

MOST > Balkan Music Export Programme for Artists, Events and Professionals: Deadlines: 12 March 2020 & 15 April 2020

Hamburg Institute for Advanced Study > Research Fellowships for Scholars, Musicians and Visual Artists (Germany): Deadline: 15 March 2020

REGIOPARL > Call for Artistic Contribution to Accompany the Regional Parliaments Lab: Deadline: 15 March 2020

The Vera List Center for Art and Politics > ‘As for Protocols’ Fellowship Open Call (USA): Deadline: 15 March 2020

Small Season Festival > Open Call for Theatre Laboratory Sfumato (Bulgaria): Deadline: 15 March 2020

4th edition of the International Award UCLG – Mexico City – Culture 21: Deadline: 18 March 2020

Open Call for Festival of Regions 2021 (Austria): Deadline: 23 March 2020

Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu > Fellowship Programme for Young Artists and Researchers (Japan): Deadline: 27 March 2020

Samsung / Niio > The Wall Competition for Digital Artworks (US): Deadline: 30 March 2020

Internationales Bildhauer-Symposium > Open Call for Wood Sculptors (Germany): Deadline: 17 April 2020

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

British Council > East Africa _in Motion GrantOngoing 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

Commonwealth Writers > ‘Commonwealth Shorts, Caribbean Voices’ Call for Filmmakers and Screenwriters (Antigua and Barbuda): Deadline: 24 February 2020

Dancing on the Edge Scholarship Program for Contemporary Dancers from the Middle East and North Africa (Netherlands): Deadline: 27 February 2020

FEST > Summer Course: What Are You Talking About - Oral Storytelling in Contemporary Society (Germany): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Moritzburg Festival Academy for Young Musicians (Germany): Deadline: 2 March 2020

ERSTE Foundation / Tranzit > Fellowships for Artists and Curators to Attend the Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts (Austria): Deadline: 15 March 2020

> Click here for other training



ACCR > Nora Artist-in-Residence Programme for Refugees (France): Deadline: 21 February 2020

École supérieure des beaux-arts de Bordeaux > Le Pavillon résidence de création et de recherche (France): Date limite: 21 février 2020

TANZtheater INTERNATIONAL / Staatsballett Hannover > Think Big 2020 Residency Programme for Young Choreographers (Germany): Deadline: 21 February 2020

Le Centre d’Art de Port-au-Prince > Résidence artistique à Fresh Milk (Barbade): Date limite : 21 février 2020

Malt AIR > Residency for Visual Artists (Denmark): Deadline: 23 February 2020

British Council / Wysing Arts Centre / Digital Arts Studios > Net//Work Digital Arts Residencies (UK): Deadline: 24 February 2020

Muzeum Susch / Art Stations Foundation > TEMPORARS SUSCH Residency Programme (Switzerland): Deadline: 28 February 2020

Art Inside Out Residency (Sweden): Deadline: 28 February 2020

The Glucksman > Nicholas Fox Weber Curatorial Residencies (Ireland): Deadline: 28 February 2020

Critical Mass > Artist in Residence Programme for Socially Engaged Artists (Canada): Deadline: 28 February 2020

Ljubljana UNESCO City of Literature > Writer in the Park International Literary Residency (Slovenia): Deadline: 29 February 2020

Artistes en Résidence > Intramuros Residency – 100 days (France): Deadline: 29 February 2020

Saudi Arabia Ministry of Culture > Art Residency | Albalad: Deadline: 29 February 2020

Visegrad Fund > New York Residencies for Artists from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia (USA): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Nordic Artists’ Centre Residency (Norway): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Mitchell Art Gallery > Summer Artist Residency (Canada): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Pro Helvetia Studio Residencies for Swiss and Arab Artists (Switzerland & Arab Region): Deadline: 1 March 2020

Thoughtworks > Simulacra and Similitude: Synthetic Media Open Call (USA): Deadline: 5 March 2020

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research > Artist in Residence Open Call (Germany): Deadline: 8 March 2020

Bulegoa > Residency for Artists and Researchers (Spain): Deadline: 8 March 2020

ADAM > Artist Lab 2020 Open Call, ‘On Site: Rehearsing Concurrence and Its (Im)Possibilities’ (Taiwan): Deadline: 9 March 2020

Asia Culture Center ACC_R > Residencies 2020 Open Call (South Korea): Deadline: 10 March 2020

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre > International Photography Symposium (Latvia): Deadline: 10 March 2020

Pollen > Appel à résidences (France): Date limite: 15 mars 2020

Camargo Foundation / EHESS > Residency Programme for Arts and Social Sciences (France): Deadline: 19 March 2020

UCD College of Social Sciences and Law > Artist in Residence 2020/2021 (Ireland): Deadline: 22 March 2020

AIRY > Västernorrland Artist in Residence Programme for Ceramics, Sound and Literature (Sweden): Deadline: 22 March 2020

Konvent > International Residency Grants for Dissident Artists and Urban Artists (Spain): Deadline: 29 March 2020

Elias Canetti Artist Scholarship (Bulgaria): Deadline: 30 March 2020

The Arts Centre > Creative Residency Programme (New Zealand): Deadline: 31 March 2020

Goethe-Institut Vietnam > Residency in Leipzig for Artists from Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam (Germany): Deadline: 31 March 2020

GMEA / Le Lait > Residency for Sound Artists (France): Deadline: 31 March 2020

The Art House / ROSL > International Residency for Artists from Commonwealth or former Commonwealth Countries (UK): Deadline: 5 April 2020

ALCA > Appel à candidatures résidence croisée Vassivière/Chalet Mauriac (France): Date limite : 5 avril 2020

Appel à projets > Taiwan VR Residency (Taiwan): Date limite : 20 avril 2020

Appel à candidatures – Fondation Salomon Residency Award 2020 (USA): Date limite : 26 avril 2020

International Literary Residency in Ulyanovsk for writers and artists from the UNESCO Cities of Literature Network (Russia): Deadline: 30 April 2020

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

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

> Click here for other residencies


Meeting others

5th African World Heritage Youth Forum (South Africa): Deadline: 23 February 2020

MAPAS - Marché des arts performatifs de l'Atlantique sud / MAPAS - Tenerife Performing Arts Market (Iles Canaries / Canary islands): Date limite / Deadline : 13.03.2020

Travel Grants to be Part of Waves Vienna Music Festival and Conference (Austria): Deadline: 16 May 2020


Engage in policy

Cultural Creative Spaces & Cities > Travel Support for Policy Co-Creative Events (Italy / The Netherlands / Belgium): Deadline: 8 March 2020



European Music Council > EMC Fellowship Programme: Deadline: 29 February 2020

Università della Svizzera italiana > Middle East Mediterranean (MEM) Summer Summit (Switzerland): Deadline: 15 March 2020

VIVANT > A cultural season for Biodiversity France > Open call for event participation: Proposed projects can take place anytime between 1st March and 31st October 2020

> Click here for other collaboration opportunities.



Mondriaan Fund > Vacancy Project Officer Visual Arts & International (Netherlands): Deadline: 21 February 2020

> Click here for other job opportunities