Partners and Funding

The Finnish Cultural Institute in New York is one of the 17 Finnish Cultural and Academic Institutes abroad. It is also a member of the EUNIC (European Union National Institutes for Culture) cluster in New York.

The Cultural Institute works also in close cooperation, for example, with the Finnish Consulates and Embassies in the US, Canada and Mexico, Design Forum Finland, Museum of Finnish Architecture and Finnish Fund for Art Exchange (FRAME).

The Finnish Cultural Institute is supported by an annual endowment from the Ministry of Education and Culture in Finland and by various corporate and private sponsors and grants.

The Institute’s field of activities covers all of North America. It is a not-for-profit private organization with a 501(c)3 status. All donations made to the institute are tax deductible.

We can offer different kinds of possibilities for funders and other partners. To hear more, please contact info[at]