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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.

Guidelines for Applicants: Music

Open calls for applications

For information on additional formats that can be submitted on an ongoing basis, please refer to the guidelines.


Andri Hardmeier
Head of Music

Barbara Canepa
Music Specialist

Céline Gex
Music Specialist

Marius Kaeser
Music Specialist

Tobias Rothfahl
Music Specialist