Submit you Applications for the ICOM - Getty International Programme 2022 for Museum Professionals from countries with emerging economies to attend the 26th Triennial General Conference.
Date: 20-28 August 2022
Place: Prague, Czechia
Application Deadline: 15 February 2022 at midnight (GMT+1)
The grantees will have the opportunity to make new contacts and develop their capacities and knowledge which they will be able later to share with colleagues in their home countries. ICOM is very grateful that these grants are made possible with support from the Getty Foundation.
Find out more details here.
The European Heritage Youth Ambassadors programme calls for young people residing in Europe to share their stories and experiences about heritage on online platforms (e.g. on social media, websites, or blogs), with an aim to engage more people in the field. At the same time, each European Heritage Youth Ambassador will act as a bridge between students and young professionals and European heritage institutions like Europa Nostra, ESACH, and the European Heritage Tribune, for the realisation of many more youth-led initiatives!
Are you uncertain whether this role is for you? Hear from the 2021 European Heritage Youth Ambassadors and their experience: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkAm53JrGGM
Description of the position
As part of the European Heritage Youth Ambassadors programme, you will have the opportunity to be a part of a growing heritage youth movement; to represent the voice of young people within Europa Nostra’s activities; to widely share your heritage-related experiences on social media; to participate in conferences and events; to engage in ESACH’s projects and activities, and to be a reporter for the European Heritage Tribune in your own country. This includes sharing relevant news articles about cultural heritage from your base country with the European Heritage Tribune, assisting the EHT editor-in-chief with translating articles and creating open-format blog entries.
The position is voluntary and requires an availability of at least 10 hours per month, including attending an online monthly meeting of 1 hour.
The programme will start in February 2022 and will run for 12 months. For the first edition in 2021, 11 European Heritage Youth Ambassadors from different countries were selected.
What is in it for me? Benefits
Send your application - CV, motivation letter, and proof of writing - to Ms. Manon Richard (firstname.lastname@example.org) & Ms. Sorina Neacsu (email@example.com). Recommendation letters will be accepted but are not required. Please indicate your current country of residence. Pre-selected applicants will be invited to an online interview.
Deadline for application: 16 January 2022
Covering 40 countries, Europa Nostra is the most representative heritage network in Europe. The organisation campaigns to save Europe’s endangered monuments, sites and landscapes, in particular through the 7 Most Endangered programme, run in partnership with the European Investment Bank Institute. It celebrates excellence through the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards in partnership with the European Commission. It also contributes to the formulation and implementation of European strategies and policies related to heritage, through a structured dialogue with European Institutions.
The European Students’ Association for Cultural Heritage (ESACH) is an international network of European students and young professionals working within the cultural heritage field. We are volunteers working towards enhancing interdisciplinary collaboration amongst cultural heritage students and young professionals through networking and sharing knowledge.
The European Heritage Tribune (EHT) is an independent news platform on cultural heritage in Europe. By sharing the latest heritage news from all European countries, the EHT informs, connects and inspires cultural heritage professionals and lovers. The EHT is a legacy of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018. The EHT answered the need for an overview of who is doing what, where and how. The ultimate goal of the EHT is to build bridges of understanding and to create new collaborations.
Call for Intern & Volunteer at the World Heritage Watch
The World Heritage Watch is searching for new team members to fill two different positions:
Intern (to work especially on Social Media and Fundraising) and
Volunteer (who will contribute to our Social Media department).
The intern position is full-time, based in Berlin, while the volunteer position is home-based and has a ca. 3 hours/week commitment.
More information on how to apply here.
Call for Papers & Posters
New perspectives in Public Archaeology: defining the present, projecting the future
The department of Classics and Archaeology at Sapienza University Rome will host the 4th edition of “IAS - Incontri di Archeologia Sapienza” on 24-26 March 2022. Young researchers are now invited to submit their papers and posters on several related topics.
Deadline for submissions: 17 December.
More information here.
Apply for the ILUCIDARE challenge!
Are you a motivated cultural professional with fresh ideas on how to leverage innovation to bring cultural heritage to the next level? Do you have an innovative business idea that can create a lasting impact for regions and communities?
The ILUCIDARE challenge is an international competition rewarding creative ideas and changemakers worldwide on the topics of heritage, innovation, and international relations.
Call for European Heritage Days Stories 2022
Do you know a special story about European cultural heritage that you would like to share?
Are you doing exciting work with heritage in your community? Then, the European Heritage Days wants to hear from you! The call is a chance to share your heritage treasures with other communities in Europe. Your story will be published on the European Heritage Days website, and eligible organisations will also have the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to 10 000 EUR to fund an activity-focused community project.
The Call is a competitive grant award initiative organised through the European Heritage Days joint action of the Council of Europe and the European Union. The initiative aims at identifying and enhancing the European dimension of heritage work undertaken by heritage communities in Europe. Learn more.
Deadline: 17 January 2022.
The European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards is Europe’s topmost distinction in the heritage field. Architects, craftsmen, cultural heritage experts, professionals, volunteers, public and private institutions, and local communities alike now have a new chance to be recognised for their achievements!
The Awards identify and promote best practices in the conservation and enhancement of tangible and intangible cultural heritage, stimulate the trans-frontier exchange of knowledge throughout Europe, increase public awareness and appreciation of Europe's cultural heritage and encourage further excellent initiatives through the power of example.
As of 2022, the categories of entry have been revised in line with the latest developments related to heritage policy and practice in Europe.
The renewed five Awards categories are:
The deadline for submissions is 1 February 2022.
You can also share the posts that were published on Europa Nostra’s social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn).
Submission form for initiatives and opportunities to be published on the ESACH News Board.