Contributors at the 36. Deutsche Evangelische Kirchentag in Berlin.


Be part of Kirchentag by contributing or performing during this unique event.


Worldwide people are striving for a life in safety and peace. However, this goal is threatened by injustice, wars and armed conflicts. People live in situations of emergency and violence, they flee and are forcibly displaced. What steps can we take in order to promote peace and reduce violence? That is what we want to talk about with you at the Kirchentag in Dortmund.

Become part of the Kirchentag movement in the International Peace Centre

In the context of the International Peace Centre you will be able to conduct your own event around the topics and issues that you bring to the Kirchentag. The application procedure is directed towards people and groups from non-German-speaking countries who are active in working to build peace. They are committed locally or internationally to peaceful coexistence. Or they are working on the topics of conflict, peace and security. We are looking forward to hearing and learning about your work for peace.

How to apply

You can find all details regarding the application procedure in the Call for Applications. Please read the document carefully.

Call for Applications

Afterwards please download and complete the application form at your computer, save it and send it to The closing date for applications is 30 September 2018.

Unfortunately we cannot accept informal applications by post or email. By early December at the latest we will inform you whether your application has been accepted.

Application Form


The reduced admission pass for contributors to the Kirchentag costs EUR 26 per person, plus a travel pass for probably EUR 8. In addition, we can also arrange a place for you to sleep in communal or private accommodation during the Kirchentag, for a total of EUR 27 per person (for more information on this, go to These costs may be waived in individual cases, by agreement. It is not possible to book hotel rooms through the Kirchentag.

Unfortunately, the Kirchentag cannot cover travel costs. Financial support is only possible in well-founded cases of exception. Please state whether you need this financial support when you apply.