The ACF Newsletter is published every two months and offers a preview of programmes organised, initiated or supported by the Austrian Cultural Forum London. In addition, it highlights relevant cultural events in the UK and Austria.

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Call for Scores: Oboe

The Austrian Cultural Forum London is calling for new oboe pieces to be performed during an evening with renowned oboist Christopher Redgate. Click here to find out more.

Anglo-Austrian Society Award for Doctoral Study

The award is for doctoral research on a topic related to Austria and available to an Austrian or UK citizen. The grant provides up to £10,000 and may be used towards tuition fees or maintenance. Click here for further details.

Intercultural Achievement Award

The Austrian government is looking to award Nonprofit organisations in the fields of Education, Participation & Business for innovative and solution-oriented projects that operate under the umbrella of intercultural dialogue. For further information click here.

Call for Scores: Violin

The ACF London is calling for scores for solo violin to be performed during a special concert with renowned violinist David Alberman on 21 May. Click here to find out more.

Scholarships 2014 / 2015

The BMUKK, Graz-City Writer and other Austrian scholarship bodies have announced their 2014/15 scholarships. Click here to find out more.

Destination UK on Woman's Hour

Listen to the curator of our upcoming exhibition Destination UK discuss female post-war migration on BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour.

Resources for 75 Years November Pogrom

The ACF London has compiled a set of links and resources on the 75th anniversary of the November pogroms. Click here to find out more.

Scholarships 2014/15

The Austrian Ministry for Siceince and Research has just announced scholarships in these fields for 2014/15. Find out more information by visiting

London: Soul of the Streets interview

Listen to an interview with writer Iain Sinclair about the soul of London's streets on Shoreditch Radio in response to Hubert Blanz's photography exhibition Homeseekers. The interview was conducted at the ACF London.

Call for applications

The city of Graz is calling for applications for their "Writer of the City of Graz" scholarship which includes the provision of an apartment and a monthly allowance from September until the following August.  For further details and information please contact

An excellent resource for foreign students coming to or already in the UK.  The website includes a directory of scholarships & a useful guide to the NHS. Find out more at

Austrian government awards, grants and subsidies for translation

With a view to promoting (Austrian or foreign) translators or the translation of Austrian contemporary literature, subsidies, grants and awards are available from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture.  Click here for more information.