Calls for application

Residenten Nov. 2016 © Goethe-Institut

Cultural exchange thrives through personal encounters. The Goethe-Institut and its partners offer varied opportunities in residencies, trainings and workshops in Germany, in India or online. Recent opportunities are listed on this page.

International Coproduction Fund

The Goethe-Institut has established an International Coproduction Fund for the period from 2016 to 2018. The fund is intended for coproductions in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art.
The next application deadline is October 30, 2017.

ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship 2018-19

The ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship is designed to develop skills, knowledge, networks and experience of potential leaders in the cultural sector of South Asia. ARThinkSouthAsia believes that by supporting exceptional individuals to make a step‐change in their skills and career potential, substantial benefit can be brought to the cultural field as a whole.
Application deadline: Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Crossing Borders

The Crossing Borders program provides international research grants to authors, filmmakers, and photographers who address in their work current social issues and who seek to reflect their impact on different cultures and societies. The aim of the program is to support the creation of publications that refute commonly held stereotypes, inspire dialog and promote mutual understanding.
Deadline: 31 October 2017

Prix Jeunesse International

PRIX JEUNESSE promotes, celebrates and honors the highest quality in children’s and youth television. From 25 – 30 May 2018 the 28th PRIX JEUNESSE INTERNATIONAL festival and competition will be held in Munich, Germany – the premier get-together for content, innovation and quality in kid's TV. This year’s Prix Jeunesse theme is „Resilience and Storytelling“.
Deadline for TV programme and interactivity entries: 11 December 2017


INPUT, a non-profit organisation of public television programme makers and broadcasters, organises an annual conference to discuss and challenge the boundaries of public TV. „Storytelling in the puplic interest“ - that is its slogan. The next INPUT will take place 30 April - 4 May 2018 in New York City.
Deadline for submission is 15 December 2017.

Goethe-Institut Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Haus der Kunst

Inaugurated in 2013, the post-doctoral fellowship program is awarded to a promising and exceptional scholar for one academic year. The sixth fellowship is to start in August 2018.
Funded by the Goethe-Institut, the Goethe-Institut Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Haus der Kunst is designed for international emerging scholars whose research focuses on global perspectives on modern and contemporary art in the second half of the 20th century and the 21st century.
Application deadline: January 14th, 2018.