Cultural policy
The cultural-political convention Folk och kultur will be arranged for the third time in Eskilstuna, Sweden on 5-8 February 2020. The Fund will contribute actively to the Nordic programme of the event.
From January 2020, the fund’s applicants will encounter a revamped application portal (called My Page) and new application forms.

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

3. Response and payment(s)

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

The Fund has clarified and simplified the evaluation criteria for project funding.
Cultural policy
The Nordic Culture Fund has contributed to the process of establishing the new Baltic Culture Fund which aims to promote and support cultural co-operation between the Baltic states.


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


The Fund receives 1,300 applications every year.


Every year approximately 180 receive funding for projects, 105 receive funding for OPSTART, and 57 receive funding for Puls.