A list has now been published of the grants awarded by the Fritt Ord Foundation in May 2019 for less than NOK 100 000.
There are no fewer than 160 grants on the list, including about 20 subsidies for festivals all over the country. For example, the Stokkøya Festival
in Åfjord received NOK 30 000 for its chat programme, while the Stamsund Theatre Festival
has received NOK 60 000 for a series of seminars.
The Norwegian Book Town Foundation was awarded NOK 40 000 for the Boknatta Literary Festival
and for the Lofoten International Literary Festival, Pure Words
, NOK 50 000. The Bergen Public Library received NOK 25 000 for FLOW
- Literary Festival for Youth.