Visual Arts Fellowship: Inviting Individual Mid-career Artists and Groups

Deadline: 19 August 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Visual Arts Fellowship which is funded by the Copyright Agency and administered by NAVA, and aims to assist exceptional mid-career Australian visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to undertake a self directed program of professional development. Two $20,000 fellowships are open to individual mid-career artists and groups. Groups must have a demonstrated history of ongoing collaborative practice between applicants. … [Read more...]

NYCI: Inviting Applications for Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme 2018

Deadline: 21 August 2018 Do you have a good idea for a youth arts project in your youth group but require the funding to work with an artist? If yes, then apply for the Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme programme. The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) on behalf of the Arts Council and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs is inviting applicants for its Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme programme 2018 to promote innovative partnerships between youth groups, artists and … [Read more...]

Arts Council: Seeking Nominations for Visual Arts Project Award

Deadline: 16 August 2018 Arts Council is seeking nominations for "Visual Arts Project Award" to support the development and delivery of projects in 2019. There are two strands to the award. Strands Development: The purpose of the development strand is to support artists, curators or producers to develop and research new, ambitious work intended for public presentation. The intention of this strand is solely around the development of a particular project, but a public presentation and … [Read more...]

Start-Up Chile Seed Program: Strengthening Enterprise Environment & Culture of Innovation in Chile

Deadline: 4 September 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for Start-Up Chile Seed program to attract world class entrepreneurs to do business in Chile. Seed accommodates early stage entrepreneurs who will strengthen the enterprise environment, support the culture of innovation in Chile and connect with Latam to grow from their region to the world. Start-Up Chile (SUP) is a public startup accelerator created by the Chilean Government for high-potential entrepreneurs to bootstrap their startups … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Promotion, Policy, and Pilots Grants Work Programme

Deadline: 16 August 2018 The Regional Cooperation Council Secretariat (RCC) is seeking proposals for the implementation of the actions under the Grant Work Programme 2018-2020 in the Western Balkan region with financial assistance from the RCC Small Grants Instrument. The specific objective of the CfP is to achieve the objectives/results stipulated by the Triple P Tourism in SEE: Promotion, Policy, and Pilots project. Within this Call for Proposals six (6) info sessions will be organised in … [Read more...]

Sparkplug Foundation: Funding for Start-up Organizations and New Projects

Deadline: 29 September 2018 The Sparkplug Foundation is currently accepting applications to fund start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education and community organizing. The Foundation aims to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Eligibility criteria Sparkplug makes grants anywhere in the … [Read more...]

Graham Foundation: Call for Applications for 2019 Grants to Individuals

Deadline: 15 September 2018 The Graham Foundation is seeking applications for its 2019 Grants to Individuals. Priorities The priorities for Individuals are to: Provide opportunities to create, develop, and communicate a project about architecture and the designed environment that will contribute to their creative, intellectual, and professional growth at crucial or potentially transformative stages in their careers. Support their efforts to take positions, develop new forms of … [Read more...]

The Prince Claus Fund 2nd Open Call: First Aid to Documentary Heritage under Threat

Deadline: 16 September 2018 The Prince Claus Fund, through its Cultural Emergency Response (CER) programme and the Whiting Foundation are accepting proposals for projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean to safeguard documentary heritage that is acutely threatened by recent conflict or other disaster, whether natural or man-made. The second round will continue to facilitate the vital work of restoring physical objects and making the information they carry accessible to a wider … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Arts Grants Program!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Arts Council Of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa is seeking applications for its Arts Grants that help New Zealand artists, arts practitioners and arts organisations to create and distribute their work. Purpose Arts Grants help New Zealand artists, arts practitioners and arts organisations to: research and create work present and distribute their work nationally and internationally. develop skills including mentoring, internships, residencies workshops and … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Support to Cultural Activities

Deadline: 7 September 2018 European Union (EU) has announced a cal for proposals for its "Support to Cultural Activities". The global objective of this call for proposals is: The promotion of understanding and dialogue between cultures and people. Objectives The specific objectives of this call for proposals are: The promotion of cultural diversity and exchange through cultural events, performances and the rapprochement between peoples from different walks of life through cultural … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Professional Development Grant Program!

Deadline: 23 October 2018 Arts Council Malta is seeking applications for its Professional Development Grant to support the continuous professional development of Maltese or Malta-based artists and cultural operators who are active in the cultural and creative sectors and seeking to engage in short term professional training to improve their skills and advance their specialisation. The programme is also open to students engaged in the cultural and creative sectors, as long as the proposed … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Austria: Seeking Proposals for Austrian-American Partnership Fund

Deadline: 15 November 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Austria is seeking proposals for its Austrian-American Partnership Fund to support collaboration and cultural exchange between Austrian and U.S. non-governmental organizations, universities, professional associations, arts and cultural organizations. The goals of the program are to expand the range of educational, cultural and professional cooperation between Austrians and Americans. Program Areas The Austrian-American Partnership Fund will fund … [Read more...]

World Heritage Center- AWHF: Inviting Participants for Workshop on World Heritage and Educational Institutions in Africa

Deadline: 14 September 2018 The World Heritage Centre in collaboration with the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF) is inviting participants for its "Workshop on World Heritage and Educational Institutions in Africa" to mark an important milestone in the involvement of African institutions of higher learning in the implementation of the World Heritage Convention. The three-day francophone workshop will feature information exchanges on existing curricula related to heritage conservation and … [Read more...]

Capacity Building Programme: Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed Site

Deadline: 31 August 2018 The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) and ICOMOS International in collaboration with ICCROM and IUCN are seeking applications for its "Capacity Building Programme: Strengthening Capacities of World Heritage Professionals in the Arab Region for Cultural and Mixed site" to build a strong network of experts from the Arab Region that will assist the Arab States, the Advisory Bodies, and all World Heritage stakeholders in the effective implementation of the … [Read more...]

National Endowment for the Humanities: Seeking Applications for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline: 29 August 2018 The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is seeking applications for its "Public Humanities Projects" that bring ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences through in-person programming. Projects must engage humanities scholarship to analyze significant themes in disciplines such as history, literature, ethics, and art history. NEH encourages projects that involve members of the public in collaboration with humanities scholars or that … [Read more...]

Wallace Foundation Grants: Supporting New Zealand Arts and Artists

Deadline: 15 August 2018 The Wallace Foundation is seeking applications for its Grants program to foster, maintain, promote and advance the education of creative arts. Established by the Wallace Arts Trust, the Wallace Foundation is one of the largest private supporters of New Zealand arts and artists. Funding Information Most grants offered are of a value under $5,000 and this can include cash, in-kind support or an underwriting guarantee against loss. Eligible Applicants Emerging … [Read more...]

Arts Council’s Strategic Funding 2019: Sustaining and Developing the Arts in Ireland

Deadline: 6 September 2018 The Arts Council is seeking applications for its Strategic Funding 2019 to invest and support the essential infrastructure required to sustain and develop the arts in Ireland. Objectives In offering Strategic Funding, the Arts Council wishes to ensure: The delivery of excellent art and/or excellent arts activities, events and services A supportive environment for the development of the arts Excellent professional development opportunities for practising … [Read more...]

Apply for Ian Potter Cultural Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 11 September 2018 The 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 … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Camargo Foundation Core Program

Deadline: 17 October 2018 Applications are open for the "Camargo Core Program" which offers time and space in a contemplative environment to think, create, and connect. By supporting groundbreaking research and experimentation, it contributes to the visionary work of artists, scholars and thinkers in the Arts and Humanities. By encouraging multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches, it intends to foster connections between research and creation. Purpose Research, Experiment and … [Read more...]

Plus1 Program: Supporting Not-For-Profit Arts and Cultural Organisations in Australia

Deadline: 15 August 2018 Applications are open for Plus1 program to support not-for-profit arts and cultural organisations to develop and run more effective fundraising campaigns, boost their fundraising skills and secure new backers. Funding Information Plus1 is divided into two streams. Stream A: for applicants with an annual turnover in the previous financial year of up to $500,000. Stream A applicants are eligible to request up to $25,000 in matched funding. Stream B: for … [Read more...]