News by Deadlines

Note: In the context of the coronavirus, we are trying to check more carefully if some deadlines are extended or some calls cancelled or adjusted. In case you see any weblink problem or deadlines' change, please feel free to email us at mobility(at) 

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Last updated on 1 October 2020

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


Raise funding

Ace & Tate Creative Fund: On hold

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

Centre for Applied Human Rights > Art + Activism Fund: Deadline: on a rolling basis

Goethe-Institut Singapore > AUSSICHT Support Fund for Artists and Organisations in Singapore: Deadline: rolling basis until November 2020

Onassis Foundation > Emergency Fellowships 2020/21 (Remote): Deadline: rolling (with replies within two weeks)

Mophradat Grants for Artists from the Arab World: Deadline: 1 October 2020

Kawamura Arts and Cultural Foundation > S.E.A. Socially Engaged Art (Japan): Deadline: 4 October 2020

Asian Cultural Council > Japan Virtual Exchange Programme: Deadline: 15 October 2020

House of Europe > International Cooperation Grants: Deadline: 20 October 2020

European Commission > Art and the Digital: Unleashing Creativity for European Industry, Regions and Society: Deadline: 30 October 2020

Université PSL > Call for Transdisciplinary and Group Projects on ‘Future Forms of Beauty’: Deadline: 15 November 2020

OFAJ > (Jeunes et) plein d'Europe ! (France / Allemagne / Pays tiers) : Date limite : 30 novembre 2020

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React to a call

ASEF > Mobility First! Special Open Call: Applications received on a rolling basis

ASEF Mobility First! 2020 (Asia / Europe): On hold

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

The Institute of International Education > Artist Protection Fund: Rolling applications (assessed twice a year)

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

Arttrain > Call Out for ‘Jobs for Young Artists’ Project: Deadline: 1 October 2020

Academy for Theater and Digitality > Digital Technology and Performing Arts Fellowships (Germany): Deadline: 4 October 2020

Signal Film & Media > The Digital Forest (UK): Deadline: 5 October 2020

Jutta Cuny-Franz Award for Artists Making Significant Use of Glass in their Work (Germany): Deadline: 11 October 2020

impuls International Composition Competition (Austria): Deadline: 15 October 2020

The Clark > Fellowship Programme (USA): Deadline: 15 October 2020

Cultura en Vena > Emergency Culture, Call for Works for Hospitals (Remote): Deadline: 27 October 2020

ArtsLink > ArtsLink International Fellowships 2021 Open Call: Deadline: 30 October 2020

The 5th Lih Pao International Sculpture Biennial Awards (Taiwan): Deadline: 30 October 2020

transeuropa > Open Call for Performances (Online / Germany): Deadline: 30 October 2020

International Obernkirchen Sculptor Symposium > Call for Artists to Work in Sandstone (Germany): Deadline: 31 October 2020

25th International Solo-Dance-Theatre Festival Stuttgart (Germany): Deadline: 11 November 2020

European Commission > Pilot Project for the Safeguard and Promotion of Culture in the Outermost Regions and the Overseas Countries and Territories: Deadline: 16 November 2020

C-PLATFORM / Xi·Art Museum > ‘Generative Project’ Residency (China): Deadline: 31 July 2021

Fonds de mobilité Caraïbes / Institut français : Date limite : 24 août 2021

Fonds de mobilité Indianocéanique / Institut français : Date limite : 24 août 2021

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

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

Culture Resource > Wijhat (Destinations) > International Mobility Fund for Arab Artists and Cultural Actors: Deadlines throughout the year

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Get training

MOOC > Introduction to new music: ongoing deadline

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

ARAK Collection > Curatorial Residency Fellowship 2020 (Qatar): Deadline: rolling

India Print Maker House > Manorama Young Printmaker Award for Indian Nationals (India): Deadline: 1 October 2020

Camargo Foundation > Core Programme 2021-2022 Open Call (France): Deadline: 1 October 2020

TaDA Textile and Design Alliance > Artist in Residence Programme (Switzerland): Deadline: 4 October 2020

Reading Balkans > Open Call for Literary Residence Programme (Slovenia, Serbia, North Macedonia, Croatia, Albania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Hercegovina): Deadline: 7 October 2020

Kaunas Artists’ House / Kulturni Centar LAB > Decoding Modernity Residency Programme for Artists from Serbia and Lithuania (Serbia / Lithuania): Deadline: 7 October 2020

AI Lab > European ARTificial Intelligence Lab. SETI x AI (United States / Austria): Deadline: 7 October 2020

Fondation Fiminco > ‘Urban Mobility: Exploring New Imaginaries’ Visual Arts Residency (France): Deadline: 15 October 2020

After Social Networks > Online Artist Residency: Deadline: 15 October 2020

Fondation Thalie > Open Call for 2021 Research Residency in Visual Arts and Creative Writing: Deadline: 15 October 2020

Sapporo Tenjinyama Art Studio > Artist in Residence (Japan): Deadline: 16 October 2020

Pépinières européennes de Création / Langage Plus > MAP Artists Residency 2021 (Canada): Deadline: 18 October 2020

Art Inside Out > ‘Other Choreographies, New Spaces Residency (Sweden): Deadline: 29 October 2020

Japan Foundation, Bangkok / Asia-Europe Foundation > Virtual Workings E-residency for Arts Curators: Deadline: 30 October 2020

Cultour is Capital > Open Call for Cultour is Capital Fest (Germany / Slovakia / Italy): Deadline: 31 October 2020

Nida Art Colony > Neringa Forest Architecture (Lithuania): Deadline: 1 November 2020

Art Explora / Cité Internationale des arts > Residency Programme for Artists and Researchers (France): Deadline: 6 November 2020

EMMA – Creative Center Pforzheim > Designers in Residence (Germany): Deadline: 15 November 2020

AiNIN > Online Residency Programme, ‘Dynamic Natural Connections’: Deadline: 15 November 2020

La Maison Baldwin > Writer-in-Residence Programme (France): Deadline: 1 December 2020

Mophradat > Art Time Residency for Performing Artists from the Arab World (Belgium): Deadline: 1 December 2020

Open Call for RUK Art Residencies (Slovenia): Deadline: 1 December 2020

Goethe-Institut > Virtual Partner Residencies: Deadline: 31 December 2020

China Residencies > Crystal Ruth Bell Residency (Remote): Deadline: 9 February 2021

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Meeting others

Mekong Cultural Hub > Call for Curated Conferences (Taiwan): Deadline: 11 October 2020


Engage in policy

Voices of Culture > Culture and the Sustainable Development Goals: Challenges and Opportunities: Deadline: 11 October 2020

Check the ongoing list of Campaigns or online petitions raising awareness of the coronavirus’ massive impact on the arts and cultural sector


Civil Society Exchange Programme for Partnerships across Turkey and Europe: Deadline: 5 October 2020

Jim Thompson Art Center / Hong-gah Museum > Challenging Time: Online Exchange and Research Residency Programme between Thailand and Taiwan: Deadline: 15 October 2020

‘In the City There is a River Which Separates Us’ Co-creation and Residency (Online / Remote): Deadline: 15 October 2020

Biennale of Western Balkans > Open Call for Textile Artists for ‘Art Pluriverse. A community science series’ (Online): Deadline: 25 October 2020

Uniarts Helsinki > Performance Philosophy Problems 2021: Call for Participation & BIPOC Bursary (Finland): Deadline: 15 December 2020

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IN SITU > Communication Officer (France): Deadline: 2 October 2020

MitOst > Project Manager for the VAHA Project (Germany): Deadline: 5 October 2020

UNESCO > Associate Project Officer, Knowledge Management Systems (France): Deadline: 12 October 2020

Harvard University > 2021-22 Mahindra Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow in Migration and the Humanities (USA): Deadline: 6 November 2020

Call for Experts to Support European Capitals of Culture: Deadline: ongoing

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