Apply now: residencies, grants and other opportunities

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

The TOP-NEW opportunities

Residence with a partial stipend in Leipzig, Germany from PILOTENKUECHE

Deadline: September 30, 2018

Close Approximations - Asymptote international literary translation contest for emerging translators in two genres: fiction and poetry

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Grants from JEC Fund (Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorate Fund)

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Residency at the Jan van Eyck Academie in Maastricht, Netherlands

Deadline: October 1, 2018

The Mslexia Women's Short Story Competition 

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Rimbun Dahan Southeast Asian Arts Residency in Malaysia

Deadline: October 1, 2018

PHDARTS PROGRAMME - doctoral programme in artistic research for visual artists and designers 

Deadline: October 1, 2018

Scholarship for attending CARTOON Springboard 2018 and Pitching Session call

Deadline: 5 October 2018

Creative Spark is a five-year initiative to support international university and institutional partnerships to develop enterprise skills and creative economy across seven countries in Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan), South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia) and Ukraine through UK support. 

Deadline: October 8, 2018

Artists Residency from SEA Foundation - AiR Tilburg, the Netherlands

Deadline: October 15, 2018

Open call for artists, thinkers and scholars from Camargo Foundation

Deadline: October 17, 2018

Call for entries – Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale 2019 in Korea

Deadline: October 31, 2018 

Creative Economy Days: event for creative industries in Lviv, Ukraine

Deadline: November 24-24, 2018

PARSE - Platform for Artistic Research Sweden invites academic research articles exploring the material, visual, and spatial politics of cross-border human mobilities, through arts/design as well as other disciplines and practices.

Deadline: October 7, 2018

Danish Arts Foundation International Research Programme (Visual Arts)

Deadline: December 31, 2018

Cum Laude Music Awards - Chamber Music Composition Contest

Deadline: January 1, 2019

Open Call for SAC International Curatorial Residency Program 2019 (Spain) 

Deadline: January 10, 2019

II Cum Laude Music Awards - International Consonant Chamber Music Composition Contest

DeadlineFebruary 28, 2019 


Other relevant opportunities: 

WORTH Partnership Project creates and supports transnational collaborations between fashion designers, creative people, manufacturing enterprises (SMEs) and technology firms looking to develop design-driven and innovative products 

Deadline: October 24, 2018 

International Research Programme (Visual Arts) for curators, directors of art institutions and other art professionals.

Deadline: continuous

Mobility Grants from Prince Claud Fund for Culture and Development

Deadline: open throughout the year

Grants from the Global Fund for Women for women's associations

Deadline: continuous 

СAll FOR PROPOSALS FROM THE ACTIVE CITIZENS PROJECTActive citizens is the program of the British Council for Youth in the field of intercultural dialogue and social development.

The applications are accepted on the regular basis

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 workspaces 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 2018

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

Cultural Workshops Delivery partner

Active Citizens Open Call 2018

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.  

Various kinds of DAAD funding for foreign students, graduates and postdocs

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. 

The Yale Center for British Art offers three types of short-term residential awards to scholars undertaking research related to British art.

Max Weber Programme Fellowship at the European University Institute

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