Swedish Institute Creative Force Grant
  • Partially Funded
  • Stockholm

Are you an organization that works internationally to strengthen democracy, freedom of expression and human rights? Do you use media or the arts as a means to bring about positive change? Apply now for Swedish Institute Creative Force Grant!

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Creative Force Grant is a funding program for international projects. It is open to Swedish organizations and their partners in their target countries who work through media or the arts to strengthen democracy, human rights and freedom of expression. It offers two types of grant:

Seed Funding is available for carrying out a small project or for preparing a larger project for which you plan to seek funding.

Collaborative Projects are larger projects which should involve knowledge exchange, capacity building or method development. They recommend that you apply for this type of grant to scale-up a project which has previously received seed funding.




  • Swedish Institute is offering up to SEK 100,000 for Seed Funding grant.
  • An amount up to SEK 500,000 per 12-month period will be awarded for Collaborative Projects.


  • Any type of organization which is registered in Sweden.
  • Your organisation must have been registered for at least one year (for seed funding) or two years (for collaborative projects).
  • You must write your application jointly with a partner organization in one (or more) of the Creative Force target countries.
Eligible Regions: Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldavia, Ukraine and Turkey, Northwestern Russia.

Application Process

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Application Deadline: January 30, 2020

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