Creative Europe Call to Bridge Culture and Audiovisual Content Through Digital

 

The role of digital technologies for the cultural and creative sector is at the heart of the European Commission’s #Digital4Culture strategy. This Creative Europe action will implement project(s) at the crossroads between different cultural and creative sectors.

Support will be given to projects:

  • Featuring new forms of creation at the cross roads between different cultural and creative sectors, including the audiovisual sector, and through the use of innovative technologies, including virtual reality.
  • Fostering innovative cross sectoral approaches and tools to facilitate access, distribution, promotion and/or monetisation of culture and creativity, including cultural heritage.

The proposal must be submitted by a consortium composed of at least three legal entities coming from three different countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme and presenting a diverse range of expertise across several cultural and creative sectors, including audiovisual. All the members of the consortium must be established in a country participating in the Creative Europe Programme.

Proposals may be submitted by any of the following applicants:

  • Non-profit organisation (private or public).
  • Public authorities (national, regional, local).
  • International organisations.
  • Universities.
  • Educational institutions.
  • Research centres.
  • Profit-making entities.

The total budget earmarked for the co-financing of projects under this call for proposals is estimated at €1.75 million. The minimum grant will be €150,000, representing maximum 60% of the total eligible cost of the project. The period of eligibility of costs will start on 1 January 2020 and will end on 30 June 2021 (18 months).

The Agency expects to fund between six and 10 projects.

The deadline for applications is 20 June 2019.

 

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