Deadline: 5 February 2016 The International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agencies (IFACCA) and the Arts Council Malta (ACM) are currently inviting arts workers to submit proposals for presentation at the 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture to be held in Valletta Malta 18-21 October 2016. The focus of the 2016 World Summit on Arts and Culture, will be on Cultural Leadership in the 21st Century. Thematic Areas Aimed at reflecting on the changing perception and role of leadership … [Read more...] about 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture: Cultural Leadership in the 21st Century
Deadline: 31 January 2016 Entries are invited from the artists around the world to participate in the II International Graphic Humour Salon of Pernambuco (SING-PE) to reflect their ideas about Human Rights and Thinkers through cartoons and caricature contests. The themes of the II International Graphic Humour Salon of Pernambuco (SIHG-PE) are Human Rights and Thinkers. The idea is to put Human Right issues such as violence against women, ethnic discrimination, homophobia, religious … [Read more...] about II International Graphic Humour Salon of Pernambuco Inviting Artists
Deadline: 28 March 2016 Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) is currently inviting applications from the European journalists for the Milena Jesenská Fellowships program offering European journalists time off from their professional duties in order to pursue in-depth research on a topic of their choice. The call is directed towards cultural journalists, with the term “cultural” being interpreted in a broad sense to encompass a wide variety of intellectual and artistic fields. However, … [Read more...] about Milena Jesenská Fellowships for European Journalists: Call for Applications
Deadline: 8 January 2016 The National Focal Point is seeking applications for financial contribution to implement activities to strengthen bilateral relations in cultural, environmental and social areas between the Slovak Republic and donor states (Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland). The bilateral fund at national level is designed for financing activities with a strong potential and relevance for strengthening bilateral relations. The bilateral fund at national level typically supports … [Read more...] about National Focal Point: Providing Funds to Strengthen Bilateral Relations in Cultural, Environmental and Social areas between Slovakia and Donor States
Deadline: 15 January 2016 M-cult is seeking applications for its Collaborative Arts and Media Projects which is open for both international and Finnish artists who work with participation, collaboration and media. The projects are realized within the Collaborative Art Partnership Programme and enabled by the support of Creative Europe and Helsinki City Cultural Office. In 2016, following residencies will be produced 2 full residencies (2 months) 3-4 mini residencies (2 weeks) The … [Read more...] about Submit Your Applications for M-cult Collaborative Arts and Media Projects!
Deadline: 7 February 2016 Entries are invited from the aspiring and established writers all around the world, for the Writers' & Artists' Yearbook Short Story Competition 2016. The entry must be a short story (for adults) with "ageing" as the theme. Entrants will be offered a place on an Arvon writing course of their choice! Arvon run four historic writing houses in the UK, where published writers lead week-long residential courses, Covering a diverse range of genres, from poetry and … [Read more...] about Apply for Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook Short Story Competition and Win up to £500!
Deadline: Ongoing The Institute of International Education (IIE) is currently inviting applications for its Artist Protection Fund providing fellowships to artists, supporting arts education, and providing safe haven to artists and scholars of art from around the world. IIE developed the Artist Protection Fund to fill a critical unmet need to provide relief and safe haven to artists on a large scale and for extended periods. With funding from the Mellon Foundation and with the participation of … [Read more...] about Artist Protection Fund Fellowships to Support Arts Education around the World
Deadline: 14 January 2016 CEC ArtsLink is seeking applications from artists in order to support exchange between artists and arts organizations in the United States and the eligible countries. ArtsLink Awards is provided by generous individuals, the Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation, the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, the Kettering Fund, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council and the Trust for Mutual Understanding, with additional support from the Polish … [Read more...] about Call for Applications: Performing Arts & Literature Grant Award from $2,500 to $10,000
Deadline: 5 January 2016 The Leakey Foundation's is currently inviting applications for its research grant program. The Leakey Foundation exclusively funds research related specifically to human origins. Priority of funding is commonly given to exploratory phases of promising new research projects that meet the stated purpose of the Foundation. The Leakey Foundation's mission is to increase scientific knowledge, education, and public understanding of human origins, evolution, behavior and … [Read more...] about The Leakey Foundation’s Research Grant Program in Human Origins: Grants up to $3,000-$15,000
Deadline: 15 February 2016 The Leakey Foundation is currently inviting applications for its Baldwin Fellowship Program. The Baldwin Fellowships help students from developing countries get advanced education and training in paleoanthropology and primatology. The Fellowships are intended for scholars and students with citizenship in a developing country who wish to obtain education or training from an institution outside of the student’s home country. Award available The maximum award is … [Read more...] about The Leakey Foundation’s Baldwin Fellowship Program for Developing Countries