EFFE LABEL 2017-2018 Applications Continue

January '17

The European Festivals Association is delighted to invite festivals to apply for the EFFE Label 2017 – 2018. EFFE (Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe) is an initiative of the European Festivals Association (EFA) co-financed by the European Union.

Being a selected festival means to your audience, your sponsors, your media, your local authorities that your festival programme and mission belongs to the outstanding and innovative group of festivals in the European Union and also networking in the EFFE Label Meet-up on 6 May 2017 in Frankfurt where you will meet your colleagues; and your festival gets visibility through a dynamic branding and media campaign that will promote the EFFE Community towards audiences across Europe.

You can apply until 17 February 2017, demonstrating your quality and devotion to the EFFE Label values: 1. Artistic Commitment and Innovative Approaches,

2. Community Involvement and 3. a festival’s European and International Engagement. Festivals applying for the EFFE Label automatically will be considered for the EFFE Award 2017-2018.

The application form is online on where you can find all information on the application procedure. First you have to register your festival on the professional community and from there you can click through to the application form (see instructions). Registration on the community is free of charge, to apply for the EFFE Label, we ask a small administration fee of €80. No further costs will be charged for being part of the community.


For applying, click here.

For festival registration, click here.

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