The “Vienna Calling: Creatives” funding call from the Vienna Business Agency seeks to support national and international companies and entrepreneurs in the creative industries who plan to implement projects in Vienna.
Projects focused on the development, production and (media) distribution of creative products, services and processes from the following fields are eligible for funding: architecture, design, the art market, fashion, multimedia (including games), publishing, the music and film industry (including animation and visualisations); or projects explicitly catering to the needs of companies in the creative industries.
Who: The call is targeted at established and emerging national and international businesses in the creative industries. There are no size restrictions for businesses.
Eligible costs: Labour costs, purchased services, cost of material, travel expenses, start-up Costs
Evaluation criteria: Creative-artistic quality of the project, additionality, economical sustainability, adequate project planning, proof of sufficient ressources
Incentives: Approved projects directed by women are awarded a bonus of EUR 5,000
Application: Apply online from January 1st, 2019. The project must be scheduled to begin after the application has been submitted.