This month the Culture Office highlights some European opportunities for Irish cultural operators across different art forms. As always we welcome any questions about EU funding for culture. Please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Call for applications: Prime 4 Kids & Family
PRIME 4Kids&Family, the European workshop for children and family entertainment is now open for applications.
The Creative Europe funded workshop is focused on writers and creative teams and supports the development of projects for children, young adults or family audiences.
The workshop is open to experienced professional writers or creative teams with a project targeted at children, young adults and family audiences. In order to be eligible to apply you must have a treatment or a significant concept for an interactive project.
The workshop runs across two months and comprises two residential labs. The first seven day lab is at the beginning of October in Berlin and the follow up five day lab will take place in early December in Ludwigsburg.
The deadline for applications is 11 August 2014. You can read more about the workshop and find a link to the application form on the Creative Europe Desk Ireland website: here
Asia-Europe Foundation: 4th Open Call
The submission deadline for the 4th call for proposals for the Creative Encounters: Cultural Partnerships between Asia and Europe is 15 July 2014.
Along with Arts Network Asia and Trans Europe Halles the Asia Europe Foundation are inviting joint proposals from Asian and European arts organisations exploring issues of cultural mobility and community engagement. Proposed projects should take place between 1 April and 30 November 2015.
Proposals are eligible from any artistic discipline. More details can be found by clicking here.
EFFE Festival Label 2015 -2016: Open call for applications
EFFE, Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe, is “a gateway into Europe’s festivals specialised in everything cultural. It intends to broaden awareness of what’s going on in the festival world and to promote excellence and innovation.”
The first of EFFE’s planned initiatives is a quality label. This label is intended to be awarded to festivals with an artistic commitment, involvement in their local communities and a European and global outlook. It will offer increased visibility and audiences and networking opportunities.
The deadline for applications is 15 November 2014 and must be made online. Full details can be found the EFFE website here.
Call for Applications: Join the European Cultural Parliament Youth Network
The European Cultural Parliament Youth Network (ECP YN) is currently launching in Ireland with a call for applications to join the Irish team.
The ECP YN is a pan-European network of young art and culture related professionals whose mission is to boost the value of the arts and culture across Europe and to give youth a voice
There is currently an open call for applications for 10 national (Irish) core team members. Please visit the Creative Europe Desk Ireland – Culture Office website to read more information: here