Arts Councils

Arts Promotion Centre Finland -  an expert agency for promoting the arts under the Ministry of Education and Culture

 

Arts Council of Lapland -  the arts councils makes decisions regarding the awarding grants and awards for artists, artist groups and organisations within its own area of responsibility on the basis of peer reviews.
 
 
Arts Council of Norway - advisory body for national cultural issues which is intended to facilitate the initiation of cultural projects. Administratively and financially the Council falls under the Ministry of Culture and Church Affairs, but it still retains its independent position.

Finnmark fylkeskommune - the Department of Culture, Finnmark County Council is responsible for general cultural promotion throughout the County, including cultural conservation, libraries, museums and arts centres.

Ministry of Culture and Public Relations of the Republic of Karelia,In site general information. Site in Russian, English and Finnish.

Department of Culture, Nordland County Council,  is responsible for general cultural promotion throughout the County, including cultural conservation, libraries, museums and arts centres.

Troms fylkeskommune -  is responsible for general cultural promotion throughout the County, including cultural conservation, libraries, museums and arts centres.

Swedish Arts Council (Kulturr├ądet) is a government authority whose principal task is to implement national cultural policy determined by the Parliament.


 
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