42 projects were granted funding from Culture and Art Programme
The first application round for Culture and Art Programme is now finished. Nordic Culture Point received a total of 199 applications for a total sum of 6 029 460 euros. The expert group has decided to grant a total of 1 104 726 euros to 42 projects.
Projects with a strong nordic dimension were given priority in comparison with projects with a more local character. As during previous years the experts also stressed the importance of transparency in budgeting and fair remuneration for participating artists within the projects. You may see all the granted projects from this and previous rounds when you scroll down on the page Results.
Culture and Art Programme supports Nordic cooperation within art and culture. You can apply for funding for a project with artistic or cultural quality which promotes a multifaceted and sustainable Nordic region. The grant programme is administered by Nordic Culture Point.
Funding is being distributed twice per year. The next application round for 2019 is from 19th of August until 19th of September 2019. Please note that the application deadline is 15.59 Finnish time.