News by Deadlines

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Last updated on 31 March 2020

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Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: Ongoing deadlines

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

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

Franklin Furnace Fund 2020-21 for Producing Performance Art in New York (USA): Deadline: 1 April 2020

Goethe-Institut > International Coproduction Fund: Deadline: 15 April 2020

ACP-EU Culture > ‘Support for Cultural and Creative Sectors in ACP Countries’ – Call for Partner Organisations: Deadline (extended): 15 April 2020

Institut Finladais > Together Alone Open Call for Finnish Artists: Deadlines: 20 April 2020 & 4 May 2020

Peabody > Thamesmead Open International Art Competition (UK): Deadline: 20 April 2020

Arab Fund for Art and Culture / Prince Claus Fund > Arab Documentary Photography Programme: Deadline: 1 May 2020

Drawing Lab Paris > Call for a Contemporary Drawing Exhibition by an Artist / Curator Duo (France): Deadline (extended): 10 May 2020

UNESCO > Call for Applications for International Fund for Cultural Diversity: Deadline: 27 May 2020

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

ENSA Bourges > Call for a Curatorial Project, La Box 2020-21 (France): Deadline: 31 March 2020

Festival Opera Prima > Call for Experimental Theatre and Performing Arts Projects (Italy): Deadline: 31 March 2020

Garage29 > Open Call for Choreographic Workshop-Creations (Belgium): Deadline: 1 April 2020

Open Call for Festival of Regions 2021 (Austria): Deadline (extended): 1 April 2020

IETM > Travel Grants for IETM Members to Attend Satellite Galway 2020 (Ireland): Deadline: 5 April 2020

Malta Festival PoznaƄ > Call for Projects Exploring Water (Poland): Deadline: 6 April 2020

Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu > Fellowship Programme for Young Artists and Researchers (Japan): Deadline (extended): 6 April 2020

Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship for Emerging Artists Working in Art and Social Change (USA): Deadline: 8 April 2020

International Visual Arts Competition, ‘The Victim of Vukovar 1991’ (Croatia): Deadline: 9 April 2020

Mural for Street Art Festival in Flekkefjord (Norway): Deadline: 10 April 2020

Alpine Fellowship > Theatre Prize 2020 (Sweden): Deadline (extended): 15 April 2020

AC/E > PICE Mobility Grants for the Internationalisation of Spanish Culture: Deadline (extended): 15 April 2020

MOST > Balkan Music Export Programme for Artists, Events and Professionals: Deadline: 15 April 2020

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

Awaji Art Circus > Open Call for Artists/Performers (Japan): Deadline: 19 April 2020

Sziget Festival > Open Call for Living Statue Artists (Hungary): Deadline: 20 April 2020

Onassis Foundation > Onassis Air 2020/21: The School of Infinite Rehearsals (Greece): Deadline: 24 April 2020

Singapore International Foundation > Arts for Good Fellowship 2020 (Singapore / India): Deadline: 26 April 2020

LABOR > Open Call for BIVOUAC (Switzerland): Deadline: 1 May 2020

Prix Levallois Photography Competition (France): Deadline: 2 May 2020

STUDIOTOPIA > Open Call for Scientists to Work with Visual Artists: Deadline: 3 May 2020

Open Call for International Theatre, Art and New Technologies Festival, ‘The Wonders of Possible’ (Italy): Deadline: 15 May 2020

Theater Spektakel > Call for Open-air Stage Programme (Switzerland): Deadline: 31 May 2020

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

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

KHOJ International Artists’ Association > Curatorial Intensive South Asia 2020 (India): Deadline: 15 April 2020

> Click here for other training



ZK/U / Mondriaan Fonds > 2021 Residencies for Visual Artists, Curators, Critics and Theorists (Germany): Deadline (updated): on hold

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia > Research Residencies, ‘Our Many Europes’ (Spain): Deadline (extended): 15 days after reopening of museum

Saari Residence > Individual and Group Residencies (Finland): Deadline: 31 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

Metropolis > Open Call for Site-specific Residency Programme (Denmark): Deadline: 1 April 2020

THIS IS FAKE > VR Residency and Exhibition (Germany): Deadline: 1 April 2020

92Y > International Jewelry Residency (USA): Deadline: 1 April 2020

Bitamine Faktoria > Basque Country Residency (Spain): Deadline: 2 April 2020

Kone Foundation > Open Call for a Home Residency for Artists: Deadline: 5 April 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

La Becque > Artist Residencies (Switzerland): Deadline (extended): 7 April 2020

Art & Well-being > Call for Proposals – Projects Exploring the Relation Between Art, Health and Well-being (Belgium / Romania / Slovenia): Deadline: 8 April 2020

VRHAM! Virtual Reality & Arts Festival > VR-/AR-/XR-project Residencies (Germany): Deadline: 12 April 2020

ITMO University > Art.ITMO.Residency (Russia): Deadline: 15 April 2020

Lycée français de Chicago / LFC (Etats-Unis) > Artiste en résidence : Date limite (révisée) : 15 avril 2020

Casa Planas > Photography / Contemporary Image Residency (Spain): Deadline: 15 April 2020

Gabriela Tudor Residency Programme 2020 (Portugal / Romania): Deadline: 15 April 2020

Ideas Factory > Artist Residency: Radical Imagination for Lively Villages (Bulgaria): Deadline: 15 April 2020

Asia Culture Center > Open Call for Asia Dance Community Choreographer LAB (South Korea): Deadline: 16 April 2020

Ellen MacArthur Foundation > Artist in Residence (UK): Deadline: 17 April 2020

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

Goethe-Institut du Chili et Institut français du Chili > Programme de résidences: Date limite : 20 avril 2020

L’Art Rue > Call for Creation Residencies 2020 (Tunisia): Deadline: 20 April 2020 (sessions 1 & 2) / 30 June 2020 (session 2 only)

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

Résidence DELTA 2020 (arts visuels) > Îles Baléares, Catalogne et Occitanie: Date limite prolongée: 30 avril 2020

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

Beyond Matter > Virtual Media Residencies for Artists and Theorists (Germany / Estonia / Albania): Deadline: 30 April 2020

Bibliothek Andreas Züst > Studio Residencies for Cultural Workers (Switzerland): Deadline: 30 April 2020 & 30 September 2020

V2_ > Summer Sessions 2020 Open Call (Taiwan, Spain, South Korea, China, Croatia, Argentina): Deadline: 1 May 2020

1646 Residency for Artists and Curators (Netherlands): Deadline: 1 May 2020

Technische Universität Dresden: Schaufler Residency@TU Dresden for Exploring Art, Science and Artificial Intelligence (Germany): Deadline: 10 May 2020

Photon Foundation > Open Call for Artist in Residence 2020 (Poland): Deadline: 30 May 2020

Museum Wilhelm Busch > Museum Fellowship 2020 (Germany): Deadline: 31 May 2020

REAKTOR > Visual Arts Residency to Produce a Site-responsive Work (Austria): Deadline: 31 May 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

Travel Grants for Annual Conference of the Caribbean Studies Association (Guyana): Deadline: 31 March 2020

FIAF > Call for Proposals for Film:ReStored Heritage Festival (Germany): Deadline: 1 April 2020

Schöne Aussicht / Bright View 2020 > Next Generation Residency 2020 (Germany): Deadline: 13 April 2020

Jeux de la Francophonie 2021 : appel à candidature : Date limite : 30 avril 2020

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


Engage in policy

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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

Gamma Festival > Open Call for Gamma_LAB XR (Russia): Deadline: 1 May 2020

> Click here for other collaboration opportunities.



Freemuse > Programme Development Coordinator (Denmark, Norway, Belgium, UK): Deadline: 31 March 2020

Swiss Cultural Fund Albania > Call for Design and Implementation of an Art Residency Programme: Deadline: 1 April 2020

> Click here for other job opportunities