The Fritt Ord Foundation has published the list of grants for less than NOK 100 000 that were awarded in June 2019.
Nearly 140 grants are on the list in this round. Among almost 50 grants for different types of seminars and festivals, we find several measures for the promotion of literature. For example, the Literary Scene Oslo, which is behind Literature at Blå
, received NOK 60 000 for its extensive autumn programme. The Solstad Project in Sandefjord has received NOK 40 000 for the series of events "Topology and topography in contemporary literature", while the Literary Collective in Trondheim received NOK 30 000 for the festival Ugress 2019