Grant Details



Grant Amount

Upon application

Applicant Type



Visual Arts



Frame Contemporary Art Finland

Travel grants for artists for exhibiting abroad

The purpose of the grant is to promote the international career development of Finnish artists or artists based in Finland by promoting their networking and opportunities to exhibit or perform abroad. The purpose of grants awarded by Frame is based on the strategy of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture and Frame’s own strategy.

Who can apply?

  • Visual artists who are Finnish or based in Finland.
  • Work groups formed by Finnish artists or artists based in Finland.
  • Travel grants may not be applied on behalf of another person. The contact person of a work group must be among the travellers. Organisations such as associations, cooperatives or companies are not eligible for the travel grant. They are advised to apply instead for a project grant for exhibiting work by Finnish artists abroad.

For what purposes can a travel grant be applied for?

  • Artists can apply for a travel grant when they perform or present their work outside Finland, such as in a solo or group exhibition, biennale, triennale, festival or other contemporary art event.

Travel grants can only be applied for to cover personal or work group’s

  • Travel expenses
  • Accommodation expenses
  • Transport expenses
  • Insurance of artworks during transport

For more information, visit Frame Contemporary Art Finland