The first call for applications of 2017 has now closed. Thanks to all of you who applied. We have received some 100 applications and have now begun the screening process. Decisions will be published on this website on 24 March 2017.
The second (and final) call for applications of 2017 will open on 5 April and close on 16 May (NB: for seed funding only).
Creative Force finances collaborative initiatives involving Swedish and international organisations.
Projects which qualify for funding should aim to strengthen democracy, human rights and freedom of expression in the programme’s target countries. They should specifically do this through collaborations which use either culture or the media as means for bringing about change.
Creative Force offers two forms of funding in three geographic areas. Use the links below to find out more about these.
Two types of funding
Three geographic areas
- Creative Force Africa and Middle East & North Africa (MENA)
- Creative Force Eastern Europe and Turkey
- Creative Force Russia
For how to apply click here.
The Creative Force database contains details of projects which have previously been granted funding.
For more information, please e-mail creativeforce(a)si.se.
Creative Force Africa and Middle East & North Africa (MENA) supports collaborative projects with the overall objective of strengthening democratisation and freedom of expression in the target countries. These aims shall be achieved through mutual ...
Creative Force Eastern Europe and Turkey supports collaborative projects with the overall objective of supporting democratisation, freedom of expression and human rights in the target countries. These aims shall be achieved through mutual learning processes ...
Completed collaborative and seed-funded projects are to be reported to the Swedish Institute in accordance with the instructions below. You will find the deadline for final reporting in your agreement with SI. It is always ...
Creative Force Russia supports collaborative projects with the overall objective of supporting freedom of expression, democratisation and human rights. These aims shall be achieved through mutual learning processes and sustainable networks between organisations and agents ...
Funding is available for collaborative projects which contain a creative, capacity-building dimension and include activities such as seminars, workshops, training courses and visits. Creative Force projects should have a communicative dimension with the potential to ...
Seed funding is available for such purposes as pilot projects, project start-ups and planning trips. Funding is available for all the countries included in the three geographic regions of the Creative Force programme. Who can ...