Creative Force Programme

The Creative Force programme provides funding for collaborative projects involving organisations in Sweden and in the countries specified below. Projects should aim to promote human rights, transparency and democracy with the aid of initiatives that use either culture or the media as a method for achieving change.

Applicants may be civil society organisations, foundations, public sector agencies, private sector agencies or other professional actors. Private individuals may not apply for funding under the programme. NB: it is always the Swedish partner in a collaboration who is formally responsible for the application and legally accountable to the Swedish Institute.

The application deadlines

The next and final call for funding in 2015 (seed funding only) will open on 6 April and close on 18 May 2015 (24.00 Swedish time). Updated information about the terms of the programme as well as all the necessary application documents will be available on this website when the call opens.

RESULTS OF THE FIRST APPLICATION ROUND FOR 2015
Creative Force Africa
Creative Force Eastern Europe
Creative Force Middle East and North Africa
Creative Force Russia
Creative Force Western Balkans and Turkey

Five geographic areas

The Creative Force programme comprises the following geographic areas:

Photo: Swedish Institute

Photo: Swedish Institute

Read more about how you can apply here.

For more information, please contact one of the following persons, preferably by email:

Judith Black, programme manager Creative Force Russia and Creative Force Eastern Europe
Lejla Hastor, programme manager Creative Force Western Balkans and Turkey
Jesper Werner, programme manager Creative Force Middle East and North Africa
Malin Larsson, programme manager Creative Force Africa

Questions about applications should be sent to the appropriate programme manager by email.

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