The Arts Mailing List newsletter – 12th Oct 2020

Welcome to this week’s newsletter!!!

This week, we bring you the striking portrait of Thomas Sankara by visual artist Abel Lema. Check out his work and of course share with others on Facebook and Instagram!!

Want to know about the Thomas Sankara?
check the below documentary

How to use this newsletter:

  1. Find your section in the list below, ie: if you are writer check out the writers’ section etc…
  2. Once you are there, check out the list of opportunities available this week 
  3. Click on the blue link which will take you the website of that opportunity 
  4. Once there, you can read the criteria for submission
  5. Once you have read it, do APPLY!!!!!
  6. NB: It is a numbers game, so do apply to as many opportunities as you can
  7. And finally check out the inspirational section to find out what others are creating, events, articles etc… 

Opportunities

All creatives:

    1. Scholarships ………….. Find scholarships with BigDreamEt
    2. Online …..……………… Showcase your work on Utopiያ
    3. E-training …………….. Gobeze Ethiopia
    4. Jobs  ……………………… Freelance jobs in Ethiopia on Telegram
    5. Internship……………… Cactus Communications 
    6. Website host …………. Host your site with YegaraHost Ethiopia 
    7. Wallpaper …………….. Get your creative wallpaper for all your devices
    8. Free e-course …………. Copyright & the Creative Industries
    9. Free e-course …………. Harvard University trainings 
    10. Free e-course …………. Write your 1st Song  
    11. Free e-course …………. MIT’s online courses
    12. Free e-course …………. How to make a poem 
    13. Free e-course …………. Gender in the media
    14. Free e-course ………… The power of podcasting 
    15. Free e-course …………. Intro into Screenwriting 
    16. Free e-course …………. The Iterative Innovation Process
    17. Free e-course …………. Intro to Creative Artificial Intelligent
    18. Free e-course …………. Free e-courses: OpenUniversity UK
    19. Free e-course …………. Copyright
    20. Free e-course …………. Games Development
    21. Free e-course …………. Fundamentals of digital marketing

Animators:

  1. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  2. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  3. Competition ………. Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  4. Training …………….. ScriptLab script writing call – 23rd Oct
  5. Training …………….. ScriptLab story editing call – 23rd Oct 
  6. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  7. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  8. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  9. Competition ………. Resistance Film Festival (Iran) – 30th Oct 
  10. Competition ……… Monstra animation film festival (Portugal) – 1st Nov 
  11. Competition ………. Alice e le altre (Italy) Film Festival – 1st Nov 
  12. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  13. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  14. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s 1st Feature Film contest – 30th Nov 
  15. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s Technology & Love contest – 31st Dec 
  16. Competition ………. WideScreen & Music Video Festival – 31st March ’21
  17. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  18. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  19. E-TV ………………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  20. E-festival …………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  21. Residency ……………. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  22. Courses ………………. School of Animation South Africa – Fees apply 

Architects & Designers:

  1. Business loan …….. HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ………………. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey 
  3. Grant ……………….. Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Commission ………. Book cover design in Ethiopia
  5. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  6. Competition ……… Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  7. Competition ……… Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  8. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  9. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  10. Competition ……… Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  11. Competition ……… Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  12. Project call ………… National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  13. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  14. Competition ……… How do we define “home”? call fess apply – 25th Oct 
  15. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  16. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  17. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  18. Competition ……… ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  19. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  20. Competition ……… Sustainable Architecture call fees apply – 11th Nov
  21. Competition ………. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  22. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  23. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  24. Competition ……… Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec 
  25. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  26.  Competition …….. Creative Boom magazine call
  27. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  28. Competition ……… Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  29. Competition ……… ArtWe call online gallery 
  30. Commission …….… Mistr T-shirt design call 
  31. E-TV ………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  32. Residency ………….. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  33. Scholarship …….…. Swinburne University
  34. Scholarship …….….. Salford University
  35. Free e-course ………. The Architectural Imagination 
  36. Free e-course ………. Sustainable building design
  37. Free e-course ………. Site planning online
  38. Free e-course ………. Responsible real estate development

AR & VR Developers

  1. Commission ………. Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ……… Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition ……… Cinequest Film & VR festival call – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ……… Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Competition ……… Terni Film Festival (Italy) call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Competition ……… Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  9. Competition ……… Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  10. Project call ………… National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  11. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  12. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  13. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  14. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  15. Competition ……… Alice e le altre (Italy) Film Festival – 1st Nov 
  16. Competition ……… ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  17. Competition ……… 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  18. Competition …….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  19. Competition …….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  20. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  21. Competition …….. Creative Boom magazine call
  22. Competition …….. Semi Magazine call 
  23. Competition …….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  24. E-TV ……………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  25. Residency ………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  26. E-festival ………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  27. Scholarship ………. Google Africa Developer Scholarship
  28. Free E-course ……. Mobile Application Experiences
  29. Free e-course ….…. Designing educational games
  30. Free e-course ….…. Intro to Computational thinking & Data 
  31. Free e-course …….. Intro to Creative Artificial Intelligent

Circus:

  1. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  2. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  3. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  4. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  5. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  6. Competition ……… 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  7. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  8. Competition ……… Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  9. Competition ……… MASA festival call – 31st July 2021
  10. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  11. Competition ……… Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  12. E-Resources ………. International Circus Network 
  13. E-TV ………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  14. Competition …….. Defunkt Mag call 
  15. Competition ……… Physical Theatre Austria call – Fees apply 

Dancers:

  1. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  2. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  3. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  4. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  5. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  6. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  7. Competition ……… 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  8. Competition ……… Online Dance contest call – 12th Nov
  9. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  10. Competition ……… Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  11. Competition ……… MASA festival call – 31st July 2021
  12. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  13. Competition ……… Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  14. E-TV ………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  15. Residency …………. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  16. Competition ……… Physical Theatre Austria call – Fees apply
  17. Competition ……… Defunkt Mag call 

Digital artists:

  1. Commission ……… Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition …….. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition …….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition …….. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition …….. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Fellowship ………… Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call ……….. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Competition ……… Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  9. Competition ……… Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  10. Project call ………… National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  11. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  12. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  13. Book call …………… I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  14. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  15. Competition …….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  16. Competition ……… 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  17. Competition …….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov  
  18. Competition …….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  19. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  20. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  21. Competition ……… Creative Boom magazine call
  22. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  23. Competition …….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  24. Competition …….. ArtWe call online gallery 
  25. E-TV ……………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  26. Residency …………. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  27. E-publication ……. Intentional manipulation call 
  28. Commission ……… Mistr T-shirt design call 

Events, Festival & Creative organisations :

  1. Business loan ………. HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ……………….. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant …………………. Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund 
  4. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  5. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  6. Competition ……… Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  7. Grant …………………. African Cultural Fund SOFACO2 call – 20th Oct   
  8. Project call …………. National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  9. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  10. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  11. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  12. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  13. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  14. Competition ……… Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  15. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  16. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  17. Residency …………… 18th Street Arts Center’s visiting artist call
  18. Residency ……………. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  19. E-festival …………….. Virtual Arts Festival South Africa 
  20. E-TV ………………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  21. Podcast call …….…… Artists & Friends Podcast
  22. E-festival …………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Fashion designers:

  1. Business loan ……… HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ……………….. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant …………………. Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Survey ……………….. Fashionomics Africa’s Survey – 12th Oct
  5. Competition ………. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  6. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  7. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  8. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  9. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  10. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  11. Competition ……….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  12. Competition ……….. Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  13. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  14. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  15. Competition ………. ArtWe call online gallery 
  16. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  17. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  18. Competition ………. Fasionomics Africa content call 
  19. Free webinar ………. Fasionomics’ Building back better after COVID-19
  20. Free webinar ……….. Starting a Made-in-Africa Fashion Design Business
  21. Free e-course ….……. Intro to Ethical Fashion
  22. Free e-course ….……. Fashion tutorials
  23. Free e-course ….……. Fashion & Sustainability
  24. Free e-course ….……. Innovation in Fashion
  25. Free e-course ….……. Fashion from Business to Culture

Filmmakers:

  1. Business loan ……… HEVA’s Creative Business Fund 
  2. Survey ……………….. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant …………………. Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Competition ……… Cinequest Film & VR festival call – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  6. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Competition ……… Caravan Short Film Festival (USA) – 15th Oct 
  8. Competition ……… Terni Film Festival (Italy) call – 15th Oct 
  9. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  10. Competition ……… Pexels’ Dark & Moody call – 19th Oct 
  11. Competition ……… MFF’s Women empowerment call – 20th Oct 
  12. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  13. Training ……………. ScriptLab script writing call – 23rd Oct 
  14. Training ……………. ScriptLab story editing call – 23rd Oct 
  15. Competition …….. Arts in medicine fellowship Fees apply – 24th Oct 
  16. Book call …………… I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  17. Competition ……… Resistance Film Festival (Iran) – 30th Oct 
  18. Competition ……… Monstra animation film festival (Portugal) – 1st Nov 
  19. Competition ……… Alice e le altre (Italy) Film Festival – 1st Nov 
  20. Competition ……… Manyatta Screens (Kenya) short film call – 6th Nov 
  21. Competition ……… 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  22. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  23. Competition ………. SFC optimistic Sci-Fi Screen writing – 30th Nov
  24. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s 1st Feature Film call – 30th Nov 
  25. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  26. Grant ………………… Hot Docs-Blue Ice Docs Fund – 30th Nov
  27. Competition ……… DOCVILLE Doc Film Festival (Belgium) – 20th Dec
  28. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  29. Competition ……… Open Screenplay’s Technology & Love call – 31st Dec
  30. Competition ……… WideScreen & Music Video Festival – 31st March ’21
  31. Competition ……… Fresco Film Festival (Armenia) – 30th April ’21
  32. Grants ………………. Filmmakers Without Borders funding – Jan, June & Aug 
  33. Competition ……… Creative Boom magazine call
  34. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  35. Competition ……… Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  36. Training ……………. Free: Master the art of ninja filmmaking
  37. E-festival …………… Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  38. E-platform ………… Watch African Documentaries for Free 
  39. E-TV ………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  40. Residency ………….. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  41. Competition ……….. Sundance Various calls
  42. E-training …………… Free Film School
  43. Free e-course ……….. MultiChoiceFactory 

Graffiti artists:

  1. Commission ………… Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition ……….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition ……….. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ……….. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Fellowship …………… Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  9. Competition ……….. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  10. Book call ……………… I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  11. Competition ……….. Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  12. Competition ……….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  13. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  14. Competition ……….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  15. Competition ……….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  16. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  17. Competition ……….. #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  18. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  19. Competition ……….. Semi Magazine call 
  20. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  21. Competition ……….. ArtWe call online gallery 
  22. E-TV …………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  23. Residency …………….. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  24. Call ……………………… Addis based group looking for you
  25. Commission …………. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  26. E-platform …………… Watch African Documentaries for Free 
  27. E-festival ……………… Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Graphics designers:

  1. Commission ………… Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Commission ………… Logo designer in Ethiopia
  3. Competition ……….. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  4. Competition ……….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ……….. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  6. Competition ……….. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  7. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  8. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  9. Competition ……….. Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  10. Competition ……….. Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  11. Project call ………….. National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  12. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  13. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  14. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  15. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  16. Competition ……….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  17. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  18. Competition ……….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  19. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  20. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  21. Competition ………. Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  22. Competition ………. #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  23. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  24. Competition ……….. Semi Magazine call 
  25. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  26. Competition ……….. ArtWe call online gallery 
  27. Competition ………… Bloomer logo competition
  28. Freelance ………………. Shopify Partner Program call 
  29. E-TV ……………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  30. Residency ……………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  31. E-publication ……….. Intentional manipulation call 
  32. Job ……………………….. Graphics Designer at AyMind Magazine
  33. Commission …………. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  34. E-festival ………………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Illustrators:

  1. Commission ………… Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition ……….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition ……….. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ………. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Competition ……….. Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  9. Competition ……….. Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  10. Project call ………….. National Geographic Society’s AI call – 21st Oct 
  11. Grant …………………. #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  12. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  13. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  14. Competition ………. Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  15. Competition ……….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  16. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  17. Competition ……….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  18. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  19. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  20. Competition ………. #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  21. Competition ……….. Semi Magazine call 
  22. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  23. Competition ……….. ArtWe call online gallery 
  24. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  25. E-TV ………………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  26. Residency …………….. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  27. E-publication ……….. Intentional manipulation call 
  28. Commission …………. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  29. E-festival ……………… Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Journalists:

  1. Business loan ………. HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ………………… Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Competition ……….. UNESCO’s short story contest – 15th Oct 
  4. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  5. Competition ……….. Mental-Health Trust’s short story contest – 20th Oct 
  6. Book call ……………… I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  7. Competition ……….. A picture is worth 1000 words call – 31st Oct 
  8. Competition ……….. ILO’s Global Media contest – 31st Oct 
  9. Competition ……….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  10. Competition ……….. ICRC’s Humanitarian Law contest – 31st Dec 
  11. Open call …………….. ከTsenat Magazine looking for writers 
  12. Competition ………. She Leads Africa’s writers & editors call 
  13. Competition ……….. Semi Magazine call
  14. E-publication ………. Get your work published by LinkUp Addis
  15. E-TV …………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  16. Competition ………… The Living Acts call
  17. Competition ………… The Best of Africa call 
  18. Podcast call …………… Artists & Friends Podcast
  19. Funding ……………….. Pulitzer Center’s Local Reporting Grant
  20. Funding ……………….. Pulitzer Center’s International Reporting Grants
  21. Funding ……………….. Pulitzer Center’s Data Journalism Grant
  22. Funding ……………….. National Geographic’s Emergency Fund
  23. Funding ……………….. Women’s Media Relief Fund
  24. Free e-course …………. Science Writing
  25. E-festival ………………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Multi-media artists:

  1. Commission ………… Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition ……….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition ……….. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ………. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Competition ……….. Kokuyo Design Award – 19th Oct 
  9. Competition ……….. Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  10. Grant ………………….. #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  11. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  12. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  13. Competition ……….. Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  14. Competition ……….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  15. Competition ……….. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  16. Competition ……….. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  17. Competition ……….. Alice e le altre (Italy) Film Festival – 1st Nov 
  18. Competition ……….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  19. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  20. Competition ……….. #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  21. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  22. Competition ……….. Semi Magazine call 
  23. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  24. Competition ……….. Her Blaze’s Virtual Artist Gallery call 
  25. Competition ……….. ArtWe call online gallery 
  26. E-TV ………………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  27. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  28. Competition ……….. Defunkt Mag call 
  29. Commission ………… Mistr T-shirt design call 
  30. Competition ……….. ArtOpenCalls call
  31. Competition ……….. Harvard’s Transition call 
  32. Competition ………… Strange Horizons Magazine call
  33. Podcast call ………….. Artists & Friends Podcast
  34. E-festival ………………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Music Producers:​

  1. Business loan …….. HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ……………….. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant ………………… Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  5. Competition ………. Impuls Academy Competition – 15th Oct 
  6. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  7. Grant …………………. #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  8. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  9. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  10. Competition ………. 2021 International Songwriting Competition – 4th Nov
  11. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  12. Competition ………. Techstars Music call – 13th Nov 
  13. Competition ………. Piano Pinnacle’s multiple scores call – 15th Nov
  14. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  15. Competition ………. Jeunesses Musicales International call -30th Nov 
  16. Residency …………… Goethe’s virtual partnership call – 31st Dec 
  17. Competition ………. MASA festival call – 31st July 2021
  18. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  19. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  20. Competition ………. Her Blaze’s Virtual Artist Gallery call 
  21. Residency ………….. 18th Street Arts Center’s visiting artist call
  22. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  23. E-platform ………….. Jaxsta Music 
  24. Competition ……….. Defunkt Mag call 
  25. Podcast call ………… Artists & Friends Podcast
  26. E-platform …………. MusicInAfrica create your online Profile
  27. E-festival …………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  28. Free e-course ………. Making music with others 
  29. Training …………….. Sound engineering course – Fees applies 
  30. Training …………….. Music Production course – Fees applies 
  31. Training …………….. Sound & Production course – Fees applies
  32. Free e-course ………. Waves & Vibrations 

Musicians:

  1. Competition ……….. Cinequest Film & VR festival call – 12th Oct 
  2. Call …………………….. Female singer in Ethiopia 
  3. Competition ……….. Impuls Academy  – 15th Oct 
  4. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  5. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  6. Grant …………………. #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  7. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  8. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  9. Competition ………. 2021 International Songwriting Competition – 4th Nov
  10. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  11. Competition ………. Techstars Music call – 13th Nov 
  12. Competition ………. Piano Pinnacle’s multiple scores call – 15th Nov
  13. Competition ………. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  14. Competition ………. Jeunesses Musicales International call -30th Nov 
  15. Residency …………… Goethe’s virtual partnership call – 31st Dec 
  16. Competition ……….. MASA festival call – 31st July 2021
  17. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  18. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  19. Competition ………. Her Blaze’s Virtual Artist Gallery call 
  20. Residency …………… 18th Street Arts Center’s visiting artist call
  21. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  22. E-platform ………….. Jaxsta Music 
  23. Competition ……….  Defunkt Mag call 
  24. Podcast call …………. Artists & Friends Podcast
  25. Free e-course ……….. Making music with others 
  26. E-platform ………….. MusicInAfrica create your online Profile
  27. E-festival …………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  28. Free e-course ……….. Waves & Vibrations 

Photographers:

  1. Commission ………. Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ……… Ellen Fitzgibbon Memorial Contest – 15th Oct 
  3. Competition ……… International Photo Grant  – 19th Oct
  4. Competition ……… Pexels’ Dark & Moody call – 19th 
  5. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  6. Competition ……… LensCulture Black & White call – 21st Oct
  7. Competition ……… Photo Africa contest – 23rd Oct 
  8. Competition …….. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  9. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  10. Competition ……… Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  11. Competition ……… Allard Prize Photography – 1st Nov 
  12. Competition ……… Sapixel Photo contest call – 1st Nov
  13. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  14. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  15. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  16. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  17. Competition ……… Scopio Photo contest 2020 – 31st Dec 
  18. Competition …….. Creative Boom magazine call
  19. Competition ……… Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  20. Competition ……… ArtWe call online gallery 
  21. E-TV ………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  22. Competition ……… The Mass Isolation Project call
  23. Competition ……… International Center of Photography call
  24. Competition ……… Social Documentary Network call
  25. Competition ……… Gurushots call
  26. Competition ……… YET Magazine call 
  27. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  28. Competition ……… Harvard’s Transition call 
  29. Competition ……… Female Perspective call
  30. Residency ………….. Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  31. E-publication ……… Intentional manipulation call  
  32. Commission ……….. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  33. E-festival ……………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  34. E-shop ………………… Sell your photos
  35. Resources ……………. Behind The Shutter free e-training & resource
  36. Resources ……………. Free Photo projects guide 
  37. Resources ……………. LensCulture’s free guides 

Poets

  1. Survey ………………. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  2. Open call …………… Gitem sitem call in Ethiopia 
  3. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  4. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  5. Competition …….. Mental-Health Trust’s short story contest – 20th Oct 
  6. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  7. Competition …….. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  8. Book call …………… I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  9. Competition …….. A picture is worth 1000 words call – 31st Oct 
  10. Competition …….. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  11. Competition …….. AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  12. Open call ………….. ከTsenat Magazine looking for writers 
  13. Competition …….. She Leads Africa’s writers & editors call 
  14. Article ………………. What the writer owes every character
  15. Competition ……… Semi Magazine call 
  16. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  17. Competition ……… Heroic Fantasy Quarterly Magazine call 
  18. Competition ……… Best of Africa call 
  19. Competition ……… Defunkt Mag call  
  20. Competition ……… New Voices call 
  21. Competition ……… Strange Horizons Magazine call
  22. Competition ……… CultureCult Magazine call
  23. Residency …………. 18th Street Arts Center’s visiting artist call
  24. E-publication ……. Get your work published by LinkUp Addis
  25. E-TV ……………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  26. Free e-course …….. Fiction writing
  27. Free e-course …….. Science Writing 

Sculptors:

  1. Survey ………………… Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  2. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  3. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  4. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  5. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  6. Competition ………. Society of Sculptors UK – 2nd Nov 
  7. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  8. Competition ………. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  9. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  10. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  11. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  12. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  13. Competition ………. Her Blaze’s Virtual Artist Gallery call 
  14. Competition ………. ArtWe call online gallery  
  15. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  16. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  17. E-exhibition ……….. ArtOpenCalls
  18. E-festival ……………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Textile designers:

  1. Business loan ……… HEVA’s Creative Business Fund
  2. Survey ……………….. Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant ………………… Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Competition ……… Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  6. Project call ………… Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  7. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  8. Competition ……… Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  9. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  10. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  11. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  12. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  13. Competition ……… Stanford Student Design Challenge – 10th Dec
  14. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  15. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  16. Competition ………. ArtWe call online gallery 
  17. Competition ………. Fasionomics Africa content call 
  18. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  19. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  20. Commission ……….. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  21. Free Webinar ……… Fasionomics’ Building back better after COVID-19
  22. Free e-course ………. Fashion from Business to Culture
  23. E-festival ……………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Video & Music Video artists:

  1. Business loan ………. HEVA’s Creative Business Fund 
  2. Survey ………………… Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  3. Grant …………………. Mastercard’s Jobs Creation Fund
  4. Competition ………. Cinequest Film & VR festival call – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ………. Caravan Short Film Festival (USA) – 15th Oct 
  6. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Competition ……… Pexels’ Dark & Moody call – 19th Oct
  9. Competition ………. MFF’s Women empowerment call – 20th Oct 
  10. Competition ………. Japan Media Arts Festival call – 20th Oct 
  11. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  12. Training …………….. ScriptLab script writing call – 23rd Oct
  13. Training …………….. ScriptLab story editing call – 23rd Oct 
  14. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  15. Book call ……………. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  16. Competition ………. Resistance Film Festival (Iran) – 30th Oct 
  17. Competition ………. Alice e le altre (Italy) Film Festival – 1st Nov 
  18. Competition ……… Monstra animation film festival (Portugal) – 1st Nov 
  19. Competition ……… Manyatta Screens (Kenya) short film call – 6th Nov 
  20. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  21. Competition ………. SFC optimistic Sci-Fi Screen writing – 30th Nov
  22. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s 1st Feature Film call – 30th Nov 
  23. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  24. Grant ………………… Hot Docs-Blue Ice Docs Fund – 30th Nov
  25. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  26. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s Technology & Love call – 31st Dec 
  27. Competition ………. WideScreen & Music Video Festival – 31st March ’21
  28. Competition ………. Fresco Film Festival (Armenia) – 30th April ’21
  29. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  30. Grants ………………. Filmmakers Without Borders funding – Jan, June & Aug 
  31. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  32. Competition ………. Creative Boom magazine call
  33. Competition ………. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  34. Training ……………… Free: Master the art of ninja filmmaking 
  35. E-TV ………………….. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  36. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  37. E-festival …………….. Virtual Arts Festival South Africa 
  38. E-festival …………….. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Visual artists:

  1. Commission ……….. Book cover design in Ethiopia
  2. Competition ………. Inktober Challenge – the month of Oct
  3. Competition ……….. Latvia’s Sketch design call – 12th Oct 
  4. Competition ………. Proworks Bottles Design Competitions – 12th Oct 
  5. Competition ………. Planet AFROPUNK call – 13th Oct 
  6. Fellowship …………. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  7. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  8. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  9. Competition ………. Zepter Design Award – 31st Oct 
  10. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  11. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  12. Competition ……….. ICAW 2021 Poster Contest – 2nd Nov
  13. Competition ………. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  14. Competition ………. Alternate Realities call – 25th Nov 
  15. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  16. Competition ………. Art Rights Prize Call Fees apply – 30th Nov 
  17. Competition ……… #whatifafrica contest – 19th Dec 
  18. Competition ……….. Creative Boom magazine call
  19. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  20. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  21. Competition ………. Her Blaze’s Virtual Artist Gallery call 
  22. Competition ………. ArtWe call online gallery 
  23. Competition ………. Defunkt Mag call 
  24. Competition ………. ArtOpenCalls call
  25. Competition ………. Harvard’s Transition call 
  26. Competition ………. Strange Horizons Magazine call
  27. Commission ……….. Mistr T-shirt design call 
  28. E-TV …………………. Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  29. Residency …………… Qatar Arak Curator’s call
  30. E-festival ……………. Watch Adobe Stock Films 

Writers:

  1. Survey ………………… Creative Sector & COVID-19 Survey
  2. Competition ………. UNESCO’s short story contest – 15th Oct 
  3. Fellowship ………….. Yale University’s ISM call – 15th Oct 
  4. Project call …………. Arts & Cultural Management Conference – 18th Oct
  5. Competition ……….. Mental-Health Trust’s short story contest – 20th Oct 
  6. Grant ………………… #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund – 21st Oct 
  7. Training …………….. ScriptLab script writing call – 23rd Oct 
  8. Competition ………. Arts in medicine fellowship fees apply – 24th Oct 
  9. Book call …………….. I Have A Dream contest – 28th Oct 
  10. Competition ……….. A picture is worth 1000 words call – 31st Oct 
  11. Competition ……….. 64millionartists Challenge – 9th Nov 
  12. Competition ……….. SFC optimistic Sci-Fi Screen writing – 30th Nov
  13. Competition ……… AU’s Africa Educates Her campaign – 30th Nov 
  14. Competition ………. Open Screenplay’s Technology & Love – 31st Dec
  15. Competition ……….. ICRC’s Humanitarian Law contest – 31st Dec 
  16. Competition ………. WideScreen & Music Video Festival – 31st March ’21
  17. Open call …………….. ከTsenat Magazine looking for writers 
  18. Article ……………….. What the writer owes every character
  19. Competition ………. She Leads Africa’s writers & editors call 
  20. Competition ………. Semi Magazine call 
  21. Competition ……….. Submit your work to Tibe be Adebabay Festival 
  22. Competition ……….. Heroic Fantasy Quarterly Magazine call 
  23. Competition ……….. Defunkt Mag call  
  24. Competition ……….. The Living Acts call
  25. Competition ……….. Best of Africa call 
  26. Competition ……….. Children Books call
  27. Competition ……….. Strange Horizons Magazine call
  28. Competition ……….. CultureCult Magazine call
  29. Competition ……….. Harvard’s Transition call 
  30. Competition ……….. YET Magazine call
  31. Competition ………..  Juno Magazine 
  32. Residency ……………. 18th Street Arts Center’s visiting artist call
  33. E-TV …………………… Ideas for TV Shows LinkUp TV
  34. E-publication ………. Get published on LinkUp Magazine
  35. Podcast call ………….. Artists & Friends Podcast
  36. E-festival ……………… Watch Adobe Stock Films 
  37. Free e-course ………… Fiction writing
  38. Free e-course ………… Science Writing 
  39. Free e-course ………… Intro to Screenwriting

Inspirational

  1. E-event ………… Fendika Live Fridays on YouTube  
  2. Fundraising ….. Ethiopian Records’ double-EP 
  3. E-event …………. Music in Africa’s Vibrations concert
  4. E-event …………. Lakes International Comic Art Festival Live – 9th -13th Oct 
  5. E-event …………. Revolutionary Practices of Black Photographers – 14th Oct 
  6. E-event …………. Cannes Lions Festival Live – 19th – 23rd Oct
  7. E-event ………… AFROPUNK Festival 2020 Free – 23rd -25th Oct 
  8. E-event …………. Open Design Afrika 2020: Virtual Festival – 27th Oct 
  9. E-event ………… Moleskine Foundation’s virtual exhibition – 1st – 30th Oct 
  10. E-event …………. International opportunities for creatives virtual session -31st Oct 
  11. E-event …………. Bruh Club’s Virtual meet up for creatives only – 31st Oct 
  12. E-event …………. Urbanism & Landscape Architecture Week –  5th & 6th Nov 
  13. Article …………. 3 Black female authors win the MacArthur Foundation award
  14. Report …………. Kebet Eske Ketema’s Job Opportunity Gift programme
  15. Article ………….. Sauti za Busara festival 2021 line-up 
  16. Article ………….. V&A & returning looted Ethiopian treasures 
  17. Inspiring ………. SVAFF 2020 interview with Film Director Abel Mekasha
  18. Inspiring ………. Freedom fighters photo exhibition by Dawit Tibebu Canada
  19. Wallpaper …….. Get your free creative wallpaper for all your devices
  20.  Podcast ………… Testemari Ethiopia 
  21.  E-Magazine …… Ketema Journal – Volume 3
  22. E-Magazine …… Amphi Magazine – 3rd issue
  23. E-Magazine …… Loline Magazine – Oct Issue 
  24. E-Magazine …… ከTsenat Magazine – Oct issue
  25. E-Magazine …… Everything Addis Mag – Aug issue
  26. E-Magazine …… Googoot Mag – 8th issue
  27. E-Magazine …… Getz Mag – Sep issue
  28. E-Magazine …… Aterira Magazine – Volume 15
  29. E-Magazine …… LinkUp Addis Magazine – Oct issue
  30. E-Magazine …… Art Africa issue 19
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