Application period for Oulu Valistustalo fund grants open 26.2.–22.3.2024 until 15.30


The fund administered by the city of Oulu Education and Cultural Services supports culture in Oulu by providing grants. Grants can be awarded to individuals and communities operating in various fields of art and culture. The application period for Oulu Valistustalo fund grants started on 26.2.2024.

The application period for Oulu Valistustalo fund grants is 26.2.–22.3.2024 until 15.30. The total amount of funding to be granted is 125 000 €.

The grants support, for example, artistic work and production costs, the initial development of productions or works, such as script writing and the development of an idea or concept. The grants can also support the travel expenses of an individual or work group for international networking, performance or exhibition.

The grants are primarily applied for through eAsiointi service (in Finnish). If needed, you can request the pdf application form from Oulu10 services by email:

The applications are evaluated by a group of experts, and based on their overall evaluation, the final decision will be made by the director of education and culture.

More information about Oulu Valistustalo fund grants from the city of Oulu's website. 

More information: 
Director of Culture Sami Ylisaari, 040 668 3578,