Pro Helvetia promotes contemporary professional Swiss music with a view to ensuring its diversity as well as its national and international reach. It supports the creation of new musical works, as well as the dissemination of contemporary Swiss music outside Switzerland and cultural exchange within Switzerland. As a national foundation, Pro Helvetia only supports projects of cross-regional or international significance and supplements the promotional activities of Switzerland’s cantons and cities.
What we support
The guidelines for applicants set out the procedure for submitting a funding application in the field of music to the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia. They also explain the assessment criteria, procedures, deadlines and appeals process.
Open calls for applications
- Sound art and music theatre
Application deadline: 1 September 2021
For information on additional formats, please refer to the guidelines.
Head of Music
Music Specialist (Jazz)
Music Specialist (World)
Music Specialist (Pop)
Music Specialist (Contemporary Music)
Music Specialist (Folk Music)