20.08.2019
Our office in Copenhagen is closed on 21-23 August.

The Nordic Culture Fund works to support innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural life in the Nordic Region that is diverse, accessible and of high quality.

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The Nordic Culture Fund has extended Puls for a fourth year to give the venues an chance to consolidate their relationships and the work that they have already been doing together during the first two years of the programme.
Handmade
The Nordic Culture Fund has gathered 33 unique Handmade projects together and published a catalogue which presents the fund's thematic program in 2016-2018. All of the projects contribute in their own way to the development and presentation of the handmade, with a focus on the interdisciplinary, free, experimental, and conceptual.

Your application process

1. Your bright idea

Develop your project and draw inspiration from successful applicants. Consider applying for Opstart funding to develop your idea and your Nordic network.

2. Your application

Get off to a good start – read the application criteria. Create a profile and submit your application on My Page. If you are applying for Opstart fill in the application here

3. Response and payment(s)

Await a response to your application. See what to do once you receive funding.

Puls
The Nordic Culture Fund’s Puls program has increased the number of collaborations and networks between concert promoters and venues in the Nordic Region shows a survey by Copenhagen Business School.
Handmade
The Fund will share gained experience and knowledge about the program HANDMADE and discuss different perspectives on artistic networks and collaborations in the circumpolar area. The summit takes place 3-5 June.

DKK 31 MILLION

The Nordic Culture Fund awards grants worth approximately DKK 31 million every year.

1,300 APPLICATIONS

The Fund receives 1,300 applications every year.

340 PROJECTS

Every year approximately 180 receive funding for projects, 105 receive funding for OPSTART, and 55 receive funding for Puls.