IFA Request for Proposals: Arts Research Programme

Deadline: 30 June 2018 India Foundation for the Arts (IFA) is seeking proposals for its Arts Research programme from researchers and practitioners who are interested in undertaking research projects that investigate marginalised or relatively unexplored areas; intend to create spaces for dialogue between theory and practice; offer new readings/frameworks of artistic practices; and use interdisciplinary approaches to break new conceptual ground, among other things. IFA specifically encourages … [Read more...]

Plural+ 2018: Youth Video Festival on Migration, Diversity & Social Inclusion

Deadline: 3 June 2018 Applications are open for Plural+ 2018 which is an empowering tool for young people to speak out about what they think of migration, diversity and social inclusion, using their own views and voices. The PLURAL+ Video Festival is a joint initiative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) with the support of a wide network of international partners. The PLURAL+ Video Festival gives youth a platform to … [Read more...]

Government of Canada: Seeking Applications for Canada History Fund

Deadline: 30 September 2018 Government of Canada is seeking applications for Canada History Fund that provide Canadians with an opportunity to improve their understanding of Canada and fosters their engagement as informed citizens. The Canada History Fund encourages Canadians to improve their knowledge of Canada’s history, civics and public policy. The Fund supports the production of learning materials, the organization of learning activities and the creation or maintenance of … [Read more...]

Arts Council Malta: Seeking Applications for Research Support Grant

Deadline: 27 September 2018 Arts Council Malta is seeking applications for Research Support Grant that focuses on creative research, led by a creative professional, leading to the development of a creative concept. This grant will support the early phases of a project which would allow creative professionals to experiment, test their work, collaborate and develop their ideas further. The fund supports practice-based artistic research. Funding Information Each project may be allocated a … [Read more...]

Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Seeking Applications for Digital Resources Grant Program

Deadline: 1 October 2018 Samuel H. Kress Foundation is seeking applications for its Digital Resources Grant Program that support efforts to integrate new technologies into the practice of art history and the creation of important online resources in art history, including both textual and visual resources. The Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning. Support will also be offered for the … [Read more...]

Arts & Culture Trust: Seeking Applications for 2018 Development Grants Programme

Deadline: 10 May 2018 The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) is seeking applications for its 2018 Development grants programme in the category of visual arts. After careful consideration and consultation with partners, the Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) has reimagined the ACT Development Programme to support discipline-specific funding cycles. The first half of 2018 will see the funding of visual arts projects and in the second half of the year dance projects will be funded. Established artists or … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Mondriaan Fund’s Grant for International Collaborative Projects with Heritage Institutes!

Deadline: 22 October 2018 The Mondriaan Fund is seeking applications for its grant program entitled “Grant for International Collaborative Projects with Heritage Institutes” that is intended for one or more Dutch cultural heritage institutions that collaborate with foreign cultural heritage institutions in research projects in fields covered by both of their collections. The grant may also be requested for the development phase of the project, for example to pay for the travel and accommodation … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Slovakia: Seeking Proposals for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced that funding is available through the embassy’s Small Grants Program for awards up to $10,000. Proposals for amounts exceeding $10,000 will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Small grants are intended for local representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations and universities. They support projects to: Increase Slovakia’s engagement in global peace and stability … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for “Our Town” Grant Program

Deadline: 9 August 2018 The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is seeking applications for its grant program “Our Town” to support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes. Types of Program & Funding Information Place-Based Projects: Through arts engagement, cultural planning, design, and/or artist/creative industry support, these projects contribute to … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for International Workshop Awards!

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Antipode Foundation is seeking nominations for International Workshop Awards to support radical geographers holding events (including conferences, workshops, seminar series, summer schools and action research meetings) that further radical analyses of geographical issues and engender the development of a new and better society. The Antipode Foundation will explicitly privilege applicants and initiatives from historically under-represented groups, regions, countries … [Read more...]

Ian Potter Cultural Trust’s Grant: Seeking Applications from Australian Citizens

Deadline: 22 May 2018 Ian Potter Cultural Trust is seeking applications for its Grant program to encourage excellence and support a vibrant, world-class arts scene in Australia. The Cultural Trust supports applicants who can demonstrate both initiative and exceptional talent, together with an ability to convert their ambitions to reality. The Trust primarily provides support for structured professional development and networking opportunities overseas such as: Residencies or study … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Australia Council Fellowships!

Deadline: 5 June 2018 The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications for its 2018 Australia Council Fellowships that offers $80,000 to support outstanding, established artists’ creative activity and professional development for a period of up to two years. Focus Areas Australia Council Fellowships are awarded in the areas of: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Community Arts and Cultural Development Dance Emerging and Experimental Arts Literature … [Read more...]

Canada Council for the Arts: Seeking Applications for “Circulation and Touring” Component

Deadline: 2 May 2018 Canada Council for the Arts is inviting applicants for its “Circulation and Touring” component of Arts Abroad that funds activities linked to artistic exchange and networking for Canadian artists, artistic groups and arts organizations. Grants help build international exposure and increase the visibility of Canadian artists and their works abroad. International presenters, partners or host organizations must pay performance or exhibition fees to the presented artists, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent!

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Applications are open for 2018 Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent to provide the participants with an intensive learning opportunity to deepen their understanding of the United Nations human rights system, instruments and mechanisms, with a focus on issues of particular relevance to people of African descent. The Fellowship Programme will allow the participants to better contribute to the protection and promotion of civil, political, economic, social and … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for World Summit Awards (WSA) 2018!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Nominations are open for the World Summit Awards (WSA) 2018, a non-monetary award system with a focus on sustainable knowledge transfer through a worldwide network. The World Summit Award is a unique awards system, selecting and promoting local digital innovation with high social impact. Combining an ongoing series of international events and activities with a global network of start-ups, social entrepreneurs, mentors, jurors, speakers, experts, government leaders, … [Read more...]

Travel Grant for Art Experts for Travelling Abroad: Promoting the International Mobility

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Frame is currently inviting applicants 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 … [Read more...]

Frame: Travel Grant for Foreign Art Experts for Travelling to Finland

Deadline: 30 April 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...]

Submit Proposals for Frame’s Travel Grant for Artists for Exhibiting Abroad!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 Frame is seeking proposals 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 perform or … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to India: Art and Heritage Conservationist Summit

Deadline: 11 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi (PAS New Delhi) is seeking proposals for a project entitled “Art and Heritage Conservationist Summit.” Under this project, a grantee will bring together 30 conservationists from across India (at least 10 being alumni of the Art Conservationist Fellowship) to meet for two full days in New Delhi. The objective of the two day meeting is to draft a plan to create India’s first modern conservationist lab. The … [Read more...]

Khind Starfish Foundation: Seeking Applications for “Projects for Happiness”

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Applications are now open for the "Projects for Happiness" which is an initiative by Khind Starfish Foundation for all undergraduates in Malaysia to design grassroots projects since year 2014 – anywhere in Malaysia – which promote happiness and address the root cause of poverty and poor education. The Foundation encourages applicants to use their creativity to design projects and employ innovative techniques for engaging project participants in ways that focus on … [Read more...]