Grants and subsidies

Taike awards around 40 million euros a year in grants and subsidies for the promotion of the arts and culture.

Grants

Taike and its 20 arts councils and two separate boards award around 20 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.

Subsidies

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: 02.10.2019

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Festival Subsidies

Subsidies are intended for art and cultural festivals that have national or regional significance.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Grants for promoting cultural diversity

These grants are intended to strengthen the working conditions of artists with immigrant backgrounds and those who belong to cultural minorities, as well as to promote cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue and to combat racism through art.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 11.11.2020

Operational Subsidies

Operational subsidies are intended to support the ongoing operations of communities in different fields of the arts, such as associations, foundations, co-operatives and companies.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Project Grants

Project grants are intended to support the implementation of individual projects by professional artists and art journalists in different fields of the arts.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 11.11.2020

Special Subsidies for Children's Culture

Subsidies are intended to communities operating in region for individual projects in children’s and youth culture.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Special Subsidies for Cultural Magazines

Special Subsidies for Cultural Magazines are intended to strengthen cultural diversity.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Special subsidies

These subsidies are intended to support individual projects of communities in different fields of the arts, such as associations, foundations, co-operatives and companies.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Subsidies for Promoting Accessibility, Participation and Wellbeing

These subsidies are intended for communities. These subsidies shall support the accessibility and wellbeing effects of art and culture and participation and inclusion in art and culture.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Subsidies for promoting cultural diversity and combating racism

The subsidies are intended for communities. The objective of these subsidies is to promote inclusion and participation in culture, as well as intercultural dialogue.

Application period: 01.10.2020 - 02.11.2020

Grants for mobility

The call for applications for grants for mobility in the arts (mobility grants) is suspended until further notice as of midday (12 noon) on 20 March 2020 due to travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak. Applications submitted to the Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Taike) before the suspension, however, shall be processed normally. A possible call for applications in the second half of the year shall be announced separately on the Taike website at a later date.

Application period: 17.08.2020 - 11.11.2020

Contact

Arts Promotion Centre Finland
Hakaniemenranta 6, PL 1001
00531  Helsinki
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Tel. +358 295 330 700
asiakaspalvelu@taike.fi

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