Apply now: residencies, grants and other opportunities

Check out new list of opportunities for Artists, Explorers, and Creative Professionals.

The TOP-NEW opportunities:

Artists International Development Fund: Funding is available for artists (this includes, for example; producers, curators, publishers, editors, translators and choreographers) to develop links with artists, organisations and/or creative producers in other countries. Freelance and self-employed artists can apply for grants of £1,000 to £5,000 to spend time building these links to broaden their horizons and open their work to other perspectives.

Deadline: June 14, 2017. Please note: New applicant profiles (which you can create and submit now) be must be submitted for validation on our online application system by 5pm Wednesday 31 May 2017. 

XIV. edition of Teatralny Kufar International Student and Youth Theatre Festival (Belarus: Minsk, 20-28 September, 2017). The festival is annually visited by 15-20 theatres, 250 participants from all over the world, 12 000 spectators. During the past thirteen years more than 60 countries of the world attended the Festival!

Deadline: June 1, 2017 

Apply now: Creative Producers International - is a new world-wide talent development programme led by Watershed, which will provide fifteen Creative Producers from across the globe with the skills they need to become the city change-makers of the future. Successful participants will gain the skills and abilities to have a new kind of conversation with city leaders and keep art at the heart of decision-making. They will transform how their community engages with city futures and deliver ground-breaking projects at the intersection of creativity, technology and public space.

Deadline: June 5, 2017

Call for Applications: New Europe College Pontica Magna Fellowship Program 2017-2018 (Bucharest, Romania). This funding opportunity targets young researchers, media professionals, writers and artists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine and Turkey.

Deadline: June 4, 2017

Partner Search Database - in case you are searching for a foreign partner organisation to submit a joint project proposal within the open calls of the Creative Europe programme. 

 Other relevant opportunities: 

Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine Cross-border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020 

Schedule of the Calls for Proposals on Cross-border Cooperation Programme Poland - Belarus - Ukraine 2014–2020 

Funding opportunities for culture and audiovisual sectors from Creative Europe 

ArtCondo is artists collectively purchasing studio space, commercial work spaces and live/work lofts throughout New York City. Artists, gallery owners, foundations, residencies, creative businesses and non-profits are all eligible to participate. 

nextPix/firstPix is now assisting with Crowdfunding Grants for 2017  

Please indicate in your submission that your deadline is less than 30 days or that the campaign is in progress.  

Lviv Media Forum is one of the biggest media events in the Central Eastern Europe. 800 participants, 70 speakers from over 10 countries of the world visit it annually to discuss the latest trends in the world of media.

Deadline: May 25, 2017

Creative Europe: Funding opportunity for TV Programming of European Audiovisual Works 

Deadline: May 30, 2017

The 1st call for project proposals of the ENI CBC Black Sea Basin Joint Operational Programme 2014-2020 is open for the project proposals on jointly promote business and entrepreneurship in the tourism and cultural sectors

Deadline: May 31, 2017

Unicult2020 - The International Arts & Cultural Management and Policy Programme (July 3rd – 16th 2017 at the University of Rijeka, Croatia)

Deadline: May 31, 2017

Registration is now open: INTERNATIONAL SUMMER ACADEMY “ROCK THE BOAT. Entrepreneurship and Leadership in the Performing Arts and Creative Industries: International Trends and Local Specificity” NATIONAL ACADEMY FOR THEATER AND FILM ARTS (NATFA), Sofia, Bulgaria: 12 - 16 June 2017

Deadline: May 31, 2017

Summer School for Journalists and Media Practitioners 2016 

Deadline: June 12, 2017

Open Call for Applications for the UNESCO Creative Cities Network 

Deadline: June 16, 2017

Summer Volunteer Programme 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal

Deadline: July 23, 2017 

The Prince Claus Fund’s Mobility Fund supports the cross-cultural exchange of artists and cultural practitioners. The Mobility Fund is open throughout the year to receive applications. 

Advanced Visual Studies/Judd-Hume Prize, a major new art and philosophy programme /will launch in spring 2017/

Founded by leading Judd expert Peter Ballantine, the programme seeks to promote pre-eminent international scholarship and discussion around topics that lie at the intersection between the visual arts and philosophy.

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