Seven cultural youth projects supported by Volt
The application round for Volt 2022 has been closed. The round collected 12 applications for a total of 351 987 €. The expert group decided to grant support for 7 applications, for a total granted amount of 274 206 €. The individual grant amounts ranged from 8 500 € to 65 850 €.
Among the approved projects are:
Creative Nordic Generation 2030 (CNG) by Fimigrant ry
Projektet Creative Nordic Generation 2030 is an initiative by Fimigrant ry. The project will organize events and workshops around the Nordics to increase youth creativity, skills and knowledge on Nordic Culture. By using Nordic mythology and storytelling tradition, the project aims to create cultural dialogue between the participants as well as youth-led creative performances.
BARNLEK 2023 by Folkdansringen Göteborg
Folkdansringen Göteborg has been granted support for BARNLEK, a folk dance and folk music festivalis aimed at children and young people, mainly aged 8-16. BARNLEK is a meeting place for different languages and cultural backgrounds. Through dance, music, song, play and social gatherings, children and young people are given the opportunity to get to know each other’s cultures.