Taru Aromäki (b. 1988), Tea Roses, 2018, detail

Young Artists’ Grant 2020



Young Artists’ Grant can be applied by artists who are 35 years or under and have a professional degree in art. The grants worth €6000 will be announced in December.

Application period: from 2nd May to 31st August 2020.

The application form can filled online here from 2nd May on.

Age limit: Applicants must be no more than 35 years of age at the end of the application period (31st August 2020).

Education: Applicants are primarily required to have completed basic studies in art. Applicants who are on the last leg of their studies and are already working in the profession, but have not yet graduated officially (for instance, one or both parts of their diploma work has been completed) are considered on a case-by-case basis.

Earlier grants: Young Artists’ Grant cannot be awarded twice to the same person.

Object of grant: The grant can be awarded as a working grant, a project grant, or for the purchase of equipment, for instance. The grant can also be awarded for further art studies in Finland or abroad.

Jury 2020:
Chair: Antti Tanttu, artist
Susanne Gottberg, artist
Hanna Johansson, researcher, art historian
Heini Aho, artist
Pessi Rautio, M.A., art critic

More information: info(at)suomentaideyhdistys.fi, tel. 045 7731 4315. The office is closed 29.6.-2.8.2020.

Taru Aromäki (b. 1988), Tea Roses, 2018, oil on board, ⌀ 20 cm