• ERSTE Foundation, Europe, Open Calls

    School community projects meeting social challenges: make a difference and participate in the aces – act local project contest 2017!

    aces – Academy of Central European Schools – act local is the new support programme for school-community projects tackling a relevant social challenge in their surroundings. What does this call offer to students and teachers in Central and South Eastern Europe? First of all, it offers concrete opportunities to take action but also to create new cross-sectoral partnerships with the community. […]more

  • Open Calls, Social Development

    ERSTE SEEDS Programme Hungary develops social enterprises “Step by Step”

    Erste Seeds is a one and a half year incubation programme. It contributes to the development of Hungarian social enterprises, which aim to improve equality of life-chances and quality of life through their activities. The involved social enterprises receive a customized, multistage development. The most promising enterprises can receive non-refundable sources („seed grants”), build relationships […]more
  • Europe, Open Calls

    Open Call: Milena Jesenská Fellowships 2017-18

    A new call for applications is open for the Milena Jesenská Fellowships for Journalists, a programme of the Institute for Human Sciences (IWM), which offers 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 […]more
  • Culture, Open Calls

    Open Call: Paul Celan Fellowship for Translators 2017/18

    In December of this year, an Austrian movie with the title “Die Geträumten” (The Dreamed Ones) will tell the story of the two poets Ingeborg Bachmann and Paul Celan, who came to know each other in post-war Vienna, and their dramatic postal exchange. However, the open call for the Paul Celan Fellowship for Translators has already started this November and […]more
  • Culture, Open Calls

    Ten Winners of tranzit Artists-in-Residence Programme for Q21/MQ in 2017

    Ten artists from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic will stay in MuseumsQuartier in 2017. Their time in Vienna will give them the opportunity to conduct research and work on specific projects for one or two months. The artist-in-residence programme of the Q21/MuseumsQuartier provides young artists from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic […]more
  • Open Calls, Social Development

    Ideegration: Finding Successful Solutions for Integration together

    Imagine you have a great project idea. Now, let’s assume this project idea has to do with fostering integration. How to you help that idea grow? How do you find people with expertise from fields like economy, politics, administration or from foundations or relief organisations? Stakeholders willing to help you develop and spread your idea? And […]more
  • Culture, Open Calls

    Artists-in-Residence programme at MuseumsQuartier: CALL for APPLICATIONS

    CALL for APPLICATIONS 2017 Artists-in-Residence programme of tranzit and ERSTE Foundation at MuseumsQuartier in Vienna tranzit is a network of five independent, non-profit organisations in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Slovak Republic. Since 2002 tranzit has been developing artistic and cultural activities with a critical approach, fostering a permanent dialectic between local and global […]more
  • Open Calls, Social Development

    “Ideegration” Awards Successful Solutions for Integration

    Ideegration is an online idea-management platform where Austrian organisations working in the field of integration for people on the move or with a migration background can contribute their ideas. The best projects will be awarded in autumn. Organisations of the civil society have developed and implemented many effective solutions for integration already. Now these successful projects need […]more
  • Europe, Open Calls

    Civil Society Forum Belgrade – Open Call

    We would like to invite interested civil society organisations from the Western Balkans to express their interest in participating in the Civil Society Forum Belgrade, taking place on 12-13 May 2016. In order to apply, interested organisations should send a short overview/ portfolio (see the application form) of their activities related to one of the […]more
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    Culture, Open Calls

    Open Call: Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy 2016

    ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2016. Every summer more than 300 students from more than 50 countries worldwide participate […]more