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Education sector, optional extra grant application

Optional extra grants awarded in accordance with the Education Committee's guidelines for organisers of afternoon activities as specified in the Basic Education Act.


An optional extra grant can be applied for by afternoon activity organisations, parishes, foundations, communities and private service providers, which have been awarded an operating grant from the Education Department for organising afternoon activities as specified in the Basic Education Act.

Requires a decision by the Education Committee concerning awarded operating grants and an agreement with the Education Department over the demand for additional funding.

1. The Education Department processes the application and makes a proposition concerning an optional extra appropriation.
2. The optional extra grant decision is made by the Research and Development Manager.
3. Information about the decision will be sent to the applicant and the grant awarded is paid to the bank account of the applicant foundation in accordance with the city's grant guidelines.

Processing time:

About one month.

Expiration date:

Once an application has been sent in, it is valid until the decision has been made or until it has been cancelled.

More information:

A grant may be used only for the purpose it was awarded for and it cannot be awarded onwards.


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Service available every day around the clock authorization code:

Avustushakemuksen tekeminen


When the applicant has filled in a grant application, he or she may save it in a personal e-services folder or send the application to the grant processing system for processing. The processing of the matter may be traced under Development.

The information in the application may be changed as long as the application has the status Received. When the application has the status Processed, it can no longer be changed. An updated application replaces an earlier application. Appendices may be sent before the given deadline using the message feature. The contact information of the person in charge can be found under Development.

Available languages:

Finnish, Swedish, English

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