The Nordic Culture Fund works to support an innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural scene in the Nordic Region, one that is diverse, accessible and of high quality.
The Fund contributes to positive artistic and cultural development in the Nordic Region by promoting co-operation between Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Åland.
The Nordic Culture Fund awards grants to art and culture projects three times a year. The current call for applications closes on 1 October 2018. To be selected, applications must show:
- Nordic relevance
- Substance of the Nordic co-operation
- Innovative art and culture
Successful projects should involve actors from across the wider Nordic Region, go beyond a national perspective, promoting openness and tolerance, and help to position the Nordic Region in the world and the world in the Nordic Region. The artistic or cultural content and objectives of the project and its long-term artistic or cultural ambitions and visions are critical to selection. The quality of the co-operation within the project, bringing together stakeholders from the Nordic Region, is also important.
Applications are accepted from individuals, groups, organizations, institutions, associations and companies.
The deadline for the current round of applications is 1 October 2018. Find out more here