Applications Open for Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology!

Deadline: 6 March 2018 Knight Foundation is seeking applications for "Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology" to help people quickly develop and test early-stage ideas. The foundation recognizes that no single solution fits all contexts and communities. Their goal is to accelerate technology development in the arts, learn from experiments and share lessons with the field. Applicants don’t necessarily have to work for an organization. The foundation is looking for ideas from arts … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Frame’s Travel Grant for Foreign Art Experts for Travelling to Finland!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for the Frame’s Travel Grant for Foreign Art Experts for Travelling to Finland to promote the international mobility and networking of art experts in order to promote the opportunities of Finnish art and artists for international interaction and the exhibition of Finnish art internationally. The purpose of grants awarded by Frame is based on the strategy of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture and Frame’s own strategy. Frame is an … [Read more...]

Apply for Frame’s Travel Grant for Art Experts for Travelling Abroad!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Frame is seeking applications for its Travel Grant for Art Experts for Travelling Abroad to promote the international mobility and networking of Finnish art experts and to promote the opportunities of Finnish art and artists for international interaction and the exhibition of Finnish art internationally. The purpose of grants awarded by Frame is based on the strategy of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture and Frame’s own strategy. Frame is an advocate for … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Frame’s Travel Grant for Artists for Exhibiting Abroad!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Frame is seeking applications for its “Travel Grant for Artists for Exhibiting Abroad” to promote the international career development of Finnish artists or artists based in Finland by promoting their networking and opportunities to exhibit or perform abroad. The purpose of grants awarded by Frame is based on the strategy of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture and Frame’s own strategy. Program Purposes Artists can apply for a travel grant when they … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Story Making West Africa Workshop!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 British Council in collaboration with the African Storybook Initiative is inviting writers and illustrators to participate in a residential workshop for the production of mother-tongue based multilingual storybooks. The workshop is a component of the broader Story Making West Africa project which aims to promote the arts, education and mother-tongue based multilingual education in Sub-Saharan Africa. Story Making West Africa workshop pilots an initiative to create … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Albania: Promoting Understanding between the United States and Albania

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tirana is currently inviting Albanian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Albanian cultural/ educational organizations to submit proposals that promote understanding of the United States, advance U.S. foreign policy objectives, or foster exchange between the United States and Albania. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S Embassy in Tirana is particularly interested in projects that: Support the development … [Read more...]

Leeway Foundation: Seeking Applications for the Creative Capital Award 2018

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Leeway Foundation is seeking applications for the Creative Capital Award 2018. In a shift from previous cycles, artists working in all art forms are now welcome to apply in the same award round. The pioneering venture philanthropy approach helps artists working in all creative disciplines realize their visions and build sustainable practices. Creative Capital is an impact-driven arts organization that supports adventurous artists across the country through … [Read more...]

Applications open for Affiliate Programme 2018!

Deadline: 31 July 2018 British Council is seeking applications for events planned by UK based organisations or individuals to join the Affiliate Programme for UK/Germany 2018. The Council will collaborate with a wide range of British and German partners to create a diverse programme that spans the arts, education, society, sport and science. In particular it is looking for projects which: align with the themes of the season contribute to the programme’s overall geographical spread … [Read more...]

Living Research 2018: Call for Makers and Academics

Deadline: 26 February 2018 The British Council and the Arts and Humanities Research Council are seeking applications for three makers and three academics based in the UK to take part in Living Research 2018. The aim of the programme is to uncover the local ecosystem of creative practitioners, academics, industrial design houses, makerspaces and technology hubs, and how the UK maker culture could meaningfully engage with them. Participants will collaborate with local makers and academics to … [Read more...]

Australia Council for the Arts: Seeking Applications for “Career Development Grants for Individuals” Program

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications for its program entitled “Career Development Grants for Individuals” in order to provide support to further develop skills or improve capacity to build an enduring career in the arts. These grants can support a broad range of activities such as skills and professional development, mentorships, showcases, residencies and other projects directly related to career development. Grant Information Career … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Australia Council’s Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups Program!

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Art is currently accepting applications for its program entitled “Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups” that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. Grant Information Grants are available from $10,000 to $50,000. Supported activities must last no longer than three years from the proposed start date. Activities Applicants can apply for a range of activities: … [Read more...]

The Australia Council for the Arts: Inviting Organisations for Arts Projects Program

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications from eligible organisations for its Arts Projects Program that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. Grant Information Grants are available from $10,000 to $100,000. Supported activities must last no longer than 2 years from the proposed start date. Activities Applicants can apply for a range of activities: the creation of new … [Read more...]

Applications Open for AFAC’s Performing Arts Program!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is currently accepting applications in the Performing Arts category as part of its 2018 general grants program. AFAC’s General Grant for Performing Arts is open to classical, folk, and experimental theatre for all age groups including children and youth; dance performances, including but not restricted to contemporary dance; public intervention performances, street art, live art, interactive and site-specific format, documentary … [Read more...]

Arab Fund for Arts and Culture: 2018 Call for Visual Arts Program

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is now accepting applications in the Visual Arts category as part of its 2018 general grants program. AFAC’s General Grant for visual arts supports painting, sculpting, photography, installations, audio-video arts, publications (artist book or other publications) and multi-media works of a contemporary and innovative nature. The grant also supports exhibitions, visual arts book publications as well as art production. The Arab Fund … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Malaysia: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy is currently inviting Malaysian institutions, organizations and individuals for its Small Grants Program to assist in organizing cultural programs and activities for Malaysians. These programs include American Studies, performing arts, entrepreneurship, empowering women and youths, strengthening democracy, interfaith forums and combating extremism. Eligibility Criteria Malaysian institutions/organizations/individuals may submit proposals for … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for JFBKK Small Grant Program!

Deadline: 10 May 2018 The Japan Foundation, Bangkok is seeking applications for its Small Grant Program to the projects dedicated to: Cultural or academic activities concerning Japan Promotion of cultural collaboration People-to-people exchange Promotion of Japanese-Language education. Program Priorities Promotion of deeper understanding of Japanese arts and culture among the people of Thailand and this region Joint-research and conferences whose results will be … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Uruguay: Inviting Applicants for Cultural and Educational Grants

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section in Montevideo, Uruguay is currently inviting applicants for its Cultural and Educational Grants to support projects proposed by Uruguayan non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and cultural/educational organizations that aim to promote exchanges between the United States and Uruguay. The Embassy will select, in particular, projects that have a strong link to the United States and promote economic development, social justice, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity for Danish organizations, individuals, educational initiatives, and non-governmental organization (NGO) projects, whose aim is to promote and deepen the understanding and appreciation of American foreign policy and culture. Priority Region Denmark Greenland The Faroe Islands Funding Information Award amounts: Awards may range from a minimum of $1,000 and should not … [Read more...]

The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut: Call for Project Proposals 2018

Deadline: 27 February 2018 The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut has launched a Call for Project Proposals 2018. Proposals that address cross-cutting issues such as the implementation of sustainable development goals (Agenda2030), fundamental human rights, women’s rights/gender parity, anti-corruption/good governance or has environmental protection components, are encouraged. Proposals will be assessed in light of the overall Norwegian humanitarian and development assistance to Lebanon and the … [Read more...]

The Auerbach Foundation: Protecting People in the Digital World

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The Auerbach Foundation is inviting Non Profit organizations from Germany, Austria or Switzerland for its fund to protect people in the digital world. For the year 2018 the main focus is on "Digital media literacy" and "digital lifeassistant". The Auerbach Foundation was set up in April 2005 by Tjark Auerbach. He is an associate partner in the company Avira. From the sale of every product for private users bought in the Avira online shop five euros go straight into the … [Read more...]