U.S. Embassy in Montenegro: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S Embassy is seeking project abstracts for the 2018 AFCP Large Grants Program to preserve cultural sites or objects that have a historical or cultural significance to the cultural heritage of Montenegro. This competitive global fund was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The projects selected to receive funding under this program will advance U.S. diplomatic goals and demonstrate the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Montenegro: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy is seeking project proposals for the 2018 AFCP Small Grants Program to preserve cultural sites or objects that have a historical or cultural significance to the cultural heritage of Montenegro. This competitive global fund was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The projects selected to receive funding under this program will advance U.S. diplomatic goals and demonstrate the … [Read more...]

British Council in Ukraine: 2017 Call for Proposals for Culture Bridges

Deadline: Various Mobility Grants: 8 January 2018 Cooperation Projects: 29 January 2018 British Council in Ukraine is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Culture Bridges" with an aim to support the development of the cultural sector in Ukraine and enables it to engage more effectively with cultural organizations and operators in the EU. Culture Bridges is funded by the European Union and managed by the British Council in partnership with the European Union National … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Nigeria: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation – Large Grants Competition

Deadline: 19 January 2018 U.S. Mission Nigeria has announced a call for project abstracts for the 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition. The AFCP Large Grants Program supports the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. Appropriate project activities may include: preventive conservation … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Nigeria: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Small Grants Competition

Deadline: 19 January 2018 The U.S. Mission to Nigeria of the U.S. Department of State is seeking applications for its U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018 Small Grants Competition. The AFCP supports the preservation of cultural sites, cultural objects, and forms of traditional cultural expression in more than 100 countries around the world, including Nigeria. Funding Information Award Ceiling: $200,000 Award Floor: $10,000 Funding Areas Cultural … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Jamaica: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Kingston, Jamaica has announced a Call for Proposals for the 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program. The objective of the AFCP grant award is to advance U.S. foreign policy objectives and demonstrate American leadership in the preservation and protection of cultural heritage around the world. Priorities Areas Preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for H.B. Allen Charitable Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to provide initial funding for newly established organisations. In 2015, the Trustees made a provisional plan to wind up the Trust by the end of 2020.  They now expect to distribute all of their funds by the end of 2018.  By that time, their income grants will have exceeded £25 million and a distribution of the Trust’s capital is expected to bring the total grants to over £60 million.  This is … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lebanon: Seeking Applications for AFCP Large Grants Program

Deadline:  15 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy has launched the AFCP Large Grants Program to support the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. Funding Information New projects are eligible starting at $500,000 of support. Projects previously supported by AFCP are eligible for up to $200,000 of support. Funding Activities           The AFCP Large … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lebanon: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Competition

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon is seeking project proposals for the 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) competition. Through the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP), the U.S. Department of State helps countries around the globe preserve cultural and religious patrimony including historic sites, manuscripts, museum collections, and traditional forms of expression such as music, dance, and language. Funding Areas Through … [Read more...]

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

Deadline: 9 April 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 be used in the development phase to pay for the travel and accommodation expenses incurred by researchers and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Hivos Collaboration Grants!

Deadline: 10 December 2017 Hivos is inviting applicants from coworking and creative hubs for its collaboration grants. Last month Hivos organized the third edition of its Coworking Summit, an annual gathering of founders and managers of creative hubs, coworking, hacker, maker, and art spaces. This year marked a special edition, as Hivos decided to join forces with Afrilabs, bringing together more than 40 hubs from all over Africa. The event provided a platform for participants to network, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Daiwa Foundation Awards!

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is seeking applications for its Awards program. The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is a UK charity, established in 1988 with a generous benefaction from Daiwa Securities Co Ltd. The Foundation’s purpose is to support closer links between Britain and Japan. It does this by awarding scholarships; by providing grants to support collaboration between British and Japanese groups and individuals; and by organising a year-round series of … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Ukraine: 2018 Ambassadors Funds for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Program

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is pleased to announce call for proposals for its 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Funds for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Program. Activities Cultural Sites this might include (but is not limited to) historic buildings and sites, monuments, and archaeological sites: Restoration of a historic building; Preservation of an archaeological site; Documentation of sites in a region for preservation purposes. Cultural … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Ukraine: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grant

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is pleased to announce call for proposals for its 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Funds for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Program to preserve major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in Ukraine. Project Activities preventive conservation (addressing conditions that damage or threaten the site) stabilization (reducing … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Burundi: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP 2018)

Deadline: 30 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Burundi is seeking applications for its U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP 2018). Funding Information Floor on Amount of Individual Awards: US $10,000 per project. Ceiling on Amount of Individual Awards: $200,000 per project. Funding Areas Through the AFCP Program, the Department of State supports projects to preserve cultural heritage in the following three areas: CULTURAL SITES: conservation of an ancient … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Belarus: Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The United States Embassy in Belarus is seeking project proposals for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018 Competition. The United States Embassy in Belarus (“the Embassy”) requests proposals for funding in FY 2018 for projects to preserve cultural heritage in less developed countries through the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). Funding Areas AFCP supports projects to preserve cultural heritage in the following … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State has announced the 2018 call for proposals for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). AFCP-supported projects include the restoration of ancient and historic buildings, assessment and conservation of rare manuscripts and museum collections, preservation and protection of important archaeological sites, and the documentation of … [Read more...]

Frame: Project Grant for Contemporary Art Organisations to Exhibit Work by Finnish Artists Abroad

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Frame is inviting applications for "Project Grant for Contemporary Art Organisations to Exhibit Work by Finnish Artists Abroad" to strengthen the international position of Finnish contemporary art by supporting the presentation of Finnish art 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 Project grants can be awarded for exhibitions held … [Read more...]

Frame: Project Grant for Organisations to Participate in Art Fairs Abroad

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Frame is accepting applications for "Project Grant for Organisations to Participate in Art Fairs Abroad” to strengthen the international position of Finnish contemporary art by supporting the opportunities of galleries to participate in major international art fairs. 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. Purposes The grant can be awarded for the presentation … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Mongolia: Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2018 Small Grants Competition

Deadline: 5 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar has announced a call for proposals for the 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Competition. The Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) provides grant support to cultural heritage preservation in developing countries. By assuming a leading role in efforts to preserve cultural heritage, the U.S. government shows its respect for other cultures. Funding Information Floor on Amount of … [Read more...]