Name of funding opportunityStipends
FunderMusic Creators’ Fund
Funding organisation websitehttps://musiikintekijat.fi/
Music Creators’ Fund promotes and supports activities and the work of Finnish music creators and music creators living in Finland by granting stipends. There are four types of stipends:
1. Working stipend
For creative work as a music creator. Stipends vary between 1.000 and 3.000 euros.
2. Traveling stipend
For travel costs, residence rents, participation fees in Finland and abroad. The stipends vary between 500 and 3.000 euros. For stipends over 1.000 euros, the stipend will cover 80 % of the project’s costs, 20 % of the costs are thus covered by the applicant.
3. Purchase stipend
For purchases and workspace rent. The stipends vary between 500 and 3000 euros. For stipends over 1000 euros, the stipend will cover 80 % of the project’s costs, 20 % of the costs are thus covered by the applicant.
4. Special stipend
This stipend may be granted for an application in which the need of a particularly large support is justified. The applicant must be a well-established music creator. This stipend may be applied for studies abroad, travel costs or long-term work. Only a few special stipends may be granted per year. They vary between 6000 and 12 000 euros.
Further information at https://klaavi.fi/en/foundations/MTR.
Stipends are applied for via the system on website: https://klaavi.fi/en/foundations/MTR. You may apply for several stipend types during the same application round.