Since 2009, the City of Helsinki has been granting awards for notable cultural acts. The award and associated honourable mentions are granted once a year, and it is now time to submit proposals for the recipient of the 2020 award and honourable mentions. Please submit your proposal to us by 15 December 2020.
The Helsinki Cultural Act Award 2020 will be granted to a notable or innovative cultural act or project that changes or challenges existing spaces or operating methods or makes you see things in a new light. The act or project should have an impact on Helsinki or its residents. The award can be granted to a community or an individual.
The sum of the Cultural Act Award is 5,000 euros. In addition to the monetary prize, one or two proposals will receive honourable mentions.
Who did it?
Proposals and justifications for the winner of the Helsinki Cultural Act Award can be submitted until 15 December 2020 here.
The recipients of the award and honourable mention(s) will be decided by the Culture and Leisure Committee’s Culture Sub-committee.
The award and honourable mention(s) will be presented at an award ceremony in early 2021, the exact date and location of which will be announced later.