Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

Cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses. New entrepreneurs gather and exchange knowledge and business ideas with an experienced entrepreneur, with whom they stay and collaborate for a period of 1 to 6 months. The stay is partly financed by the European Commission. Open to: (a) New entrepreneurs, firmly planning to set up their own business or have already started one within the last three years; and (b) Experienced entrepreneurs who own or …

Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships Grants [European Cultural Foundation]

STEP travel grants support creative and critical artists and cultural changemakers travelling across Europe and its neighbours, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, participation, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but must be submitted at least 50 days prior to the intended departure date. Open to applicants ages 18 and older who have had no/few professional travel opportunities. Applicants must be (1) travelling to the destination country professionally for the first time; (2) …

Maze X – Cohort 2

Closing Date 31.12 2019. Pan-Europe startup accelerator, based in Lisbon, for impact tech-based solutions. The aim is grow unicorn-level social enterprises (valuations of USD $1bn) focused on solving the world’s hardest social and environmental challenges. Ten (10) startups will be selected for each cohort. Open to tech-based early-stage impact startups focused on solving social and environmental challenges while generating attractive financial results. Ventures are welcome to participate in Maze X even if they are not originally from a European country. But they must be interested …

UGC Writers Campus 2020 by Series Mania

Applications Close 18.12 2019. Week-long television series writing workshop, conducted in English, hosted 20-27 March 2020 during the Series Mania Forum in Lille, France. Twenty (20) screenwriters will be selected. Throughout the week, participants will have the opportunity to meet and be mentored by experienced professionals and writers, to attend dedicated workshops, masterclasses and one-to-one sessions on their projects with their mentors. In a final showcase at Series Mania Forum, the Campus’s work will be presented to industry professionals and projects will be pitched at …

Money Trail Working Project Grants [Journalismfund.eu]

Apply by 16.12 2019. Journalismfund.eu offers working grants for mixed teams of African, Asian and European journalists to investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, tax abuse and corruption in Africa, Asia and Europe. Each team must consist of journalists from at least two continents / at least one African, one Asian and/or one European journalist. The total amount available for projects: EUR 50.000 Money Trail is a collaborative project between highly regarded journalism and training organisations Finance Uncovered, Free Press Unlimited, Oxfam Novib and Journalismfund.eu. Money …

European Press Prize 2020

Entries Open until 13.12 2019. By rewarding, facilitating and educating journalists, the European Press Prize highlights the importance of quality media and supports journalists in their endeavour to contribute to independent and critical journalism. Open to journalists working in and/or writing for a European media organisation or blog. Self-nominations may come from all 47 countries of Europe as defined by the Council of Europe. The prize is awarded in four different categories. Investigative Reporting Award: For the individual or team effort which has done most …

Women Techmakers Scholars Program 2020-2021 [Google]

Apply by 5.12 2019. Women Techmakers Scholars will each receive a EUR 7,000 award (or local equivalent) for the 2020-2021 academic year. A group of undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate’s impact on diversity, demonstrated leadership and academic background. Eligibility: Candidates must be Currently enrolled at an accredited university for the 2019-2020 academic year Intending to enroll in or accept full-time studies in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD …

Supporting Travel for Engaged Partnerships Grants [European Cultural Foundation]

STEP travel grants support creative and critical artists and cultural changemakers travelling across Europe and its neighbours, to help foster a society with greater solidarity, participation, equality and a stronger sense of social justice. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but must be submitted at least 50 days prior to the intended departure date. Open to applicants ages 18 and older who have had no/few professional travel opportunities. Applicants must be (1) travelling to the destination country professionally for the first time; (2) …

DiscoverEU

Apply by 28.11 2019. Initiative gives 18-year-olds the opportunity to travel around Europe. By travelling mainly by rail (there are exceptions to allow those living on islands or in remote areas to take part), young people will discover Europe’ stunning landscapes and its endless variety of cities and towns. This journey will also give them the chance to meet like-minded travellers, become more independent and confident as well as explore their EU identity. DiscoverEU is open exclusively to young people who will be 18 years …

Creative Europe – Culture Sub-programme | Support for European cooperation projects 2020

Proposals Close 27.11 2019. Support for European cooperation projects to (1) strengthen the capacity of the European cultural and creative sectors to operate transnationally and internationally; (2) promote the transnational circulation of cultural and creative works, and cultural and creative players, in particular artists; (3) contribute to audience development and improve access to cultural and creative works in the EU and beyond with a particular focus on children, young people, people with disabilities and underrepresented groups; and (4) contribute to innovation and creativity in the …