Funding opportunities

As member of our Time Machine network you are warmly invited to get in touch with our Project Scouting Service team in case any of the below-mentioned funding opportunities spark your interest!

Also note the easy to use interactive search tool for funding opportunities recently published by the European Commission to “find the right funding opportunity for you, based on the sector you are working in, type of organisation and the support you are looking for.”

Project ideas

If you have an idea for a project matching a funding opportunity feel free to register it from within the individual funding opportunity detail pages. To directly browse all currently open ideas, please visit the project ideas page.

Current open calls

  • Opening date: 17 November 2022
  • Closing time: 23 February 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 200 000
  • Official website

Proposals shall include activities in line with the objectives and priorities of the call. The proposed activities shall be grouped (in the application form) in[…]

  • Opening date: 17 November 2022
  • Closing time: 23 February 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 2 000 000
  • Official website

Proposals shall include activities in line with the objectives and priorities of the call. The proposed activities shall be grouped (in the application form) in[…]

  • Opening date: 17 November 2022
  • Closing time: 23 February 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 1 000 000
  • Official website

Proposals shall include activities in line with the objectives and priorities of the call. The proposed activities shall be grouped (in the application form) in[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 3 000 000 of total € 9 000 000
  • Official website

Cultural heritage has enormous potential in terms of its contribution to improving the quality of life for people, understanding the past and assisting territorial cohesion[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 3 000 000 of total € 9 000 000
  • Official website

A large part of European cultural landscapes outside urban territories is rural. Cultural and creative tourism, as a driver of sustainable development, could give visibility[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 4 000 000 of total € 12 000 000
  • Official website

The video game industry has shown exceptional growth and a fast paced evolution since its inception in the 1970’s. In 2019, the size of the[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 3 000 000 of total € 9 000 000
  • Official website

Cultural literacy may help individuals encounter cultural differences and to elaborate one’s own identity in a respectful social interaction with other people. Cultural literacy is[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 3 000 000 of total € 9 000 000
  • Official website

Women have long played an important, but often unacknowledged role in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), and while the demand for STEM-skills in the[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 4 000 000 of total € 12 000 000
  • Official website

Cultural heritage monuments, sites and artefacts are threatened by a variety of natural anthropogenic and environmental factors such as earthquakes, floods or sea level rise,[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 4 000 000 of total € 12 000 000
  • Official website

The cultural and creative industries (CCIs) are an important source of growth and job creation in the European economy. Moreover, the CCIs play a key[…]

  • Opening date: 14 December 2022
  • Closing time: 14 March 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 4 000 000 of total € 12 000 000
  • Official website

The cultural heritage sector, as the rest of society, finds itself in the midst of a dramatic digital transition. This transition deeply affects its activities,[…]

  • Opening date: 8 December 2022
  • Closing time: 20 April 2023 00:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Total budget: € 5 438 131
  • Official website

The InnovLab support shall support the design, development and/or spread of innovative tools, models or solutions applicable in the audiovisual and other cultural and creative[…]

  • Opening date: 17 January 2023
  • Closing time: 20 September 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 2 000 000 of total € 2 000 000

Art and creative sectors can play an important role in the mobilisation of citizens, stakeholders and civil society actors, such as NGOs and the philanthropic[…]

  • Opening date: 10 January 2023
  • Closing time: 21 September 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 25 000 000 of total € 25 000 000

This topic aims at designing and establishing a European Collaborative Cloud for Cultural Heritage (ECCCH) and demonstrating its basic capacities. The cultural heritage sector is[…]

  • Opening date: 10 January 2023
  • Closing time: 21 September 2023 17:00 (Europe/Brussels)
  • Budget per project: € 5 000 000 of total € 10 000 000

This topic aims at designing and implementing innovative tools and methods for digitisation of (a) visible characteristics and (b) non-visible characteristics of cultural heritage objects,[…]