Grants to Ukrainian organisations from at least two non-neighbouring regions of Ukraine for the implementation of joint projects in the cultural and creative industry spheres. This category is not open to individuals.
Culture Bridges provides grants of up to
Project duration
up to

Audiovisual (including film, television, and multimedia)
Libraries and museums
Visual arts
Creative hubs and cooperation platforms
Tangible and intangible cultural heritage
Media (including radio, TV and online-media)
Performing arts

Projects address at least one of the following objectives:
Raising awareness of the importance of culture for economic development and social cohesion
Developing the knowledge and capacity of operators working in the cultural and creative sectors
Stimulating greater participation in cultural activities by the general public
Engaging under-represented or marginalised groups in cultural activity
Encouraging cooperation between civil society organisations (CSOs), public sector organisations and private sector organisations operating in the cultural and creative sectors
Exploring diversity and promoting intercultural dialogue through cultural activity
Please note: Grants are paid on the basis of an 80% advance with the balance payable on submission and approval of a satisfactory final report.

The last call for National Cooperation Project grants closed on 31 January. The results of the call were announced on 18 March 2019.

You can find out about the results of previous calls in the "News and Results" section. Also, we publish the stories of our grantees every two weeks to tell you more details about the supported projects. You can find all the publications on the "Stories of supported projects" page.
Timeline of calls for 2019
First Call
First Call
22/11/2017 — Opening the call
15/12/2018 — Deadline for completion of mobilities / projects
Second Call
Second Call
Mobilities only
Third Call
Third Call
14/05/2018 — Opening the call
17/06/2019 — Deadline for completion of mobilities / projects
Fourth Call
Fourth Call
Mobilities only
Fifth Call
Fifth Call
20/11/2018 — Opening the call
31/01/2019 — Deadline for applications
18/03/2019 — Notification of results
02/04/2019 — Earliest start date of projects
17/06/2019 — Latest start date of projects
17/12/2019 — Deadline for completion of projects
Sixth Call
Sixth Call
Mobilities only
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