Send your OPSTART-application no later than June 5th, if you want an answer before summer. We open for applications again on August 15th.

The Nordic Culture Fund supports an innovative and dynamic artistic and cultural scene in the Nordic Region, one that is diverse, accessible and of high quality.

The second HYBRID MATTERs exhibition will open on the 19th of May at Nikolaj Kunsthal in Denmark.
Welcome to seminar during CPH STAGE festival the 7th of June 2016. The seminar is organized by Turnénetværket and the Nordic Culture Fund.

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.

3. Response and payment(s)

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

Applications for the Fund's new priority theme HANDMADE should be sent latest 15th of August 2016.
A new digital publication by The Nordic Culture Fund and The Nordic Culture Point includes questions and answers about how to apply for cultural support.
The Nordic Culture Fund awards grants worth approximately DKK 29 million every year
The Fund receives 1,200 applications every year
Approximately 200 receive funding for projects and 60 receive funding for OPSTART every year
More about the Fund