Grants are awarded to Croatian CSOs in contemporary arts and culture through the Support Programme.
Grants are awarded through a number of programme areas that represent priority areas that comprise the Support Programe and are designed and defined to accomplish the Foundation's goals and to resolve the recognized problems that CSOs (associations and artistic organizations) in the field of contemporary arts and culture face. Certain programme areas are divided up into categories as specific parts of those programme areas, and they are determined by specific goals, formal conditions and criteria for granting of funds.
- PA 1: Support for Organizational Development
Support in Programme area 1 is directed towards improving working conditions and building and strengthening organizational and programme capacities of CSOs for the production and distribution works of art and projects in all artistic disciplines and for managing of spaces for arts and culture.
- PA 2: Conception and Preparation of New Programmes/Projects
Support in Programme area 2 is directed towards creating more stable and quality preconditions for the conception and preparation of new cultural and artistic programmes and projects and it refers exclusively to pre-production.
- PA 3: Development of New Artistic Ideas
Support in Programme area 3 is directed towards creating more stable and quality preconditions for the elaboration and questioning of new artistic ideas, research and experimental processes and work.
- PA 4: Development of Cooperation Platforms in the Republic of Croatia
Programme area 4 tries to contribute to the stabilization and cooperation and networking in the Republic of Croatia through advocacy, programme exchange and cooperation and dissemination of knowledge, experiences and good praxis.
- PA 5: Development of Cooperation Platforms in Europe
Programme area 5 tries to contribute to the stabilization of regional and interregional cooperation and networking in Europe through advocacy, programme exchange and cooperation and dissemination of knowledge, experiences and good praxis.
- PA 6: Support for Development of Cultural Participation
Programme area 6 tries to contribute to the creation of more stable and quality conditions for a comprehensive organizational transformation towards developing cultural participation.
- PA 7: Support for Organizational and Artistic Memory
Programme area 7 tries to contribute to the creation of more stable and quality conditions for organizational and artistic memory so the various developmental processes, key problems and accomplishments of CSOs in contemporary arts and culture, artists or specific artistic and cultural fields could be articulated.
- PA 8: Support for Professional Development in Cultural Management
Support in Programme Area 8 is intended for strengthening organizational capacities through ensuring opportunities for professional development of CSOs representatives and for building of their knowledge and skills for cultural management.
- PA 9: Support in Crisis Situations
Support in Programme Area 9 is intended for mitigating immediate and long-term effects of recent crises on organizations, and alleviating them in coping with the consequences of the crisis and making more stable and quality conditions for their programme activities.