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Grants to USA and Scandinavia Nonprofits for Programs
and Events that Promote Nordic or American Culture

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF)

Deadline Date:

02/15/20

Description:

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Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Scandinavia nonprofit organizations for public programs and events that aim to promote an appreciation of Nordic culture in the United States or American culture in Nordic countries. Funding is intended to encourage the public appreciation of art, culture, and thought.

In establishing priorities, the Foundation considers the lasting benefits that may be achieved by any grant and favors projects where its contribution will complement support from other sources.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179950

Estimated Size of Grant:

Maximum award amount is $5,000; however, the average ranges between $1,000 and $2,000.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Awards are given to non-profit organizations only. Proof of an organization’s non-profit status (as a 501(c)(3) in the United States or equivalent in Scandinavia) is required.

ASF does not support:
- Capital expenses.
- Institutional overhead and other administrative fees.
- Underwriting book, periodical or website publication.
- Production of commercial CDs or cassettes.
- Conference participation or conference registration for individuals. However, general conference expenses such as costs for special invitees/speakers can be supported.
- Participation in studio residencies other than those with which ASF already has an ongoing affiliation.
- Retroactive funding. Projects cannot begin before the decision announcement date.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: September 15 - Decisions announced: December 1.
Deadline: February 15 - Decisions announced: May 1.

ASF will only accept one application per organization per competition cycle and will grant only one award per organization per fiscal year in any one grant category.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply Online: https://amscan.secure-platform.com/a/

American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF)
Scandinavia House
58 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

212-779-3587
info@amscan.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.

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