New Creative Force call for funding now open

We are now ready to receive applications for funding from the Swedish Institute’s Creative Force programme. The deadline is 25 January 2017 (midnight CET).

The year’s second (and final) call for applications (NB: seed funding only) will open on 5 April 2017 and close on 16 May.

Creative Force supports collaborations between Swedish and international organisations. To qualify for funding, your project should aim to promote freedom of expression, democracy and human rights. You should specifically work with culture or media as a means to bring about change.

(Please note that we can only accept applications submitted by organisations registered in Sweden.)

The present call for applications covers two forms of funding in three geographic areas. You will find information about all of these as well as the application procedure below.

1. Seed funding

Click on the link for information about this form of funding. Seed funding is available for initiatives in the three geographic areas described below.

2. Collaborative projects

You will find information about this form of funding via the link. Funding for collaborative projects is available for the three geographic areas described below.

Three geographic areas

Click on the following links for information about the countries included in the Creative Force programme’s three geographic areas.

How do I apply?

Click here for application forms and instructions about the application procedure.

For further information, please contact us by e-mail at creativeforce(a)

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