Connecting Europe Facility for Transport – Multi-Annual Work Programme 2019 [EU Innovation and Networks Executive Agency]

Closing Date: 26.2 2020. The CEF Transport programme is the key EU funding instrument for the development of high performing, sustainable and interconnected Trans-European transport networks, with a focus on the nine Core Network Corridors. It co-finances projects that enhance multimodality, improve infrastructure and advance innovation and new technologies. The call supports the timely and efficient completion of a number of TEN-T projects in their entirety or in significant parts, together with the realisation of a robust and resource efficient European transport system. Under this …

Urban Innovative Actions – 5th Call [ERDF + Region Hauts-de-France]

Applications Close 12.12 2019. The call is aimed at providing urban areas throughout Europe with resources to test new and unproven solutions to address urban challenges. Topic Areas: Air quality, Circular economy, Culture and cultural heritage; Demographic change. Eligibility Any urban authority of a local administrative unit defined according to the degree of urbanisation as city, town or suburb comprising at least 50 000 inhabitants Any association or grouping of urban authorities of local administrative units defined according to the degree of urbanisation as city, …

European Media Artists in Residence Exchange programme

Apply By 2.12 2019. Platform offers residencies for media artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video as well as robotics or bio-art. Emerging artists, regardless of age, are encouraged to apply. Current undergraduate and master’s students are not eligible. Artists with an EU passport or based in an EU member state (regular taxpayers in one of the EU member states) can apply for a two-month residency in one of …

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 …

The Role of Culture in Non-Urban Areas of the European Union [Voices of Culture 2019 – 2021]

Applications Close 10.11 2019. Voices of Culture, which ensures dialogue between the European Commission and the cultural sector, has launched a call for applications for its second 2019-2021 theme, namely the role of culture in spaces outside urban centres in Europe. Open to representatives of the cultural and creative sectors (professional organisations, cultural institutions, non-governmental organisations, European networks, foundations, private organisations, local/regional authorities etc.) with relevant expertise on the topic “The role of culture in non-urban areas” who would like to contribute to discussions with …

Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach 2019

Applications Close 29.10 2019. This edition of the Prize focuses on activities and works that help young Europeans engage in democratic life and understand the values on which the EU is based. The prize will be awarded to outstanding works that are informed by state-of-the-art knowledge and are solidly based on evidence. Open to individual applicants (natural persons) who are EU citizens as well as to non-governmental legal entities that are established and based in the EU. Up to sixteen prizes of EUR 25,000 each …

Media Literacy for All [EU]

Proposals Due 30.9 2019. Support for efforts promoting innovation and education in the area of media literacy, particularly new educational materials and/or services built on concrete instances of disinformation; and design methods to raise awareness about the techniques commonly used by malicious actors to create, distribute and amplify disinformation via the internet. Eligibility: Consortia composed of at least 3 legal entities from at least 3 EU Member States. Each consortium may include a combination of entities including: non-profit organisations (private or public); public authorities (national, …

Democracy Needs Imagination Action Grant [European Cultural Foundation]

Call Closes 27.9 2019. Support for people and organizations working for European democratic values at a local, national or transnational level. Imaginative ideas in the fields of arts and culture, media/journalism, citizen actions, education, digital and even across a range of different sectors are encouraged. Open to applicants (18 years old and older) reflecting individuals or organisations. Grants are available in three amounts: (Small) €5.000 – 15.000; (Medium) €15.000 – 30.000; (Large) €30.000 – 50.000. Ideas can be based anywhere in the world but must …

Mobility Scheme for Artists and/or Cultural Professionals [EU]

Applications Close 27.9 2019. The general objective is to develop and implement short-term individual mobility actions through the provision of financial support to artists and/or cultural professionals, and to produce recommendations to the European Commission. Financial support may be provided under one of the two following schemes, depending on whether the selection of the individual artists and culture professionals is carried out directly by the beneficiary or delegated to a host organisation. One level scheme, in which the financial support is provided directly by the …

Media Freedom and Investigative Journalism – Pilot Projects and Preparatory Actions [EU]

Applications Due 27.9 2019. The call for pilot projects and preparatory actions covers the following actions: Action 1 – Pilot Project: A Europe-wide response mechanism for violation of press and media freedom. Geared at mitigating the consequences of the recently observed deterioration of press and media freedom in certain EU Member States and Candidate Countries. It will provide tangible protection for journalists and will encompass fact-finding, advocacy, monitoring, informing the European public and awareness raising. This action will bring violations to the forefront, and will …