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Municipality supporting creative crowdfunders

Published: 13 May 2019Modified: 13 May 2019

Every resident of The Hague with a creative idea can start a campaign with ‘voordekunst’. This is a platform for crowdfunding in the creative sector in the Netherlands. The municipality is making € 80,000 in subsidies available for these ideas each year in 2019, 2020 and 2021.

Conditions

  • The initiator lives and works in The Hague.
  • The initiative will be carried out (in part) in the municipality.
  • A minimum of 25 donors are contributing to the campaign.
  • The initiative is not getting support from other cultural subsidies from the municipality.

The municipality will contribute 25% to crowdfunding campaigns which already received 75% of its funding.

More information

Would you like to know which initiatives the municipality is already supporting? Or would you like to start a campaign? Go to the website www.voordekunst.nl. You can read (in Dutch) how crowdfunding works.

Deputy Mayor Robert van Asten announces the 1st contribution by the municipality. With this contribution a campaign by students from the Royal Academy of Art realised 100% for their graduation exposition.
Deputy Mayor Robert van Asten announces the 1st contribution by the municipality. With this contribution a campaign by students from the Royal Academy of Art realised 100% for their graduation exposition.