Grants and subsidies

Taike awards around 35 million euros a year in grants and subsidies for the promotion of the arts and culture.


Taike and its 20 arts councils and two separate boards award around 21.6 million euros a year in grants to professional artists. Artist grants account for approximately 11 million euros of the total amount.

Grants are awarded to individuals and working groups formed by them.


Taike awards more than 8 million euros a year in operational subsidies and special subsidies to more than 150 communities. Special subsidies account for approximately 2.7 million euros of the total amount.

Subsidies are awarded to registered and legal communities, such as associations, foundations, cooperatives, companies and municipalities.

Last modified: 19.11.2018

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Grants for mobility

Grants are intended for professional artists or working groups formed by them, as well as for experts in different fields of the arts.

Application period: 09.09.2019 - 14.11.2019

Ylimääräinen taiteilijaeläke

Ylimääräinen taiteilijaeläke voidaan myöntää tunnustukseksi ansiokkaasta toiminnasta luovana tai esittävä taiteilijana.

Application period: 30.08.2019 - 30.09.2019


Arts Promotion Centre Finland
Hakaniemenranta 6, PL 1001
00531  Helsinki

Tel. +358 295 330 700

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