We fund the arts and culture through grants and subsidies. Grants are awarded to individuals and working groups, while subsidies are awarded to communities.
Webinar about Taikes grants and subsidies 2023
Grants and supports
Information about festival subsidies
These subsidies are intended to support art and culture festivals of national or regional importance.
Information about library grants for writers and translators
Library grants for writers and translators are intended for writers of fiction, writers of non-fiction and translators who are currently living or have permanently lived in Finland. The application period for library grants is in January.
Information about public display grants
Public display grants are intended for professional artists in the fields of the visual arts, media art and design whose works may be displayed publicly. The application period for public display grants is in January.
Information about subsidies for promoting inclusion and cultural wellbeing
These subsidies are intended for communities to promote the accessibility and wellbeing effects of art and culture, as well as participation and inclusion in art and culture.
Information about special subsidies for “Percent for Art” projects
These special subsidies are intended for communities that procure works of art for their construction projects.
Meet Our Funding Recipients
applications are processed each year
45 000 000 €
is awarded each year in grants and subsidies to promote the arts and culture
of applicants receive a positive decision