Eligibility criteria

The applicant’s main place of residency must be in Berlin.
The inm funds events and productions within a broadly defined field of contemporary music that will be realised and performed in Berlin by professional artists and curators as well as independent groups. Priority is given to concerts and individual projects.
(For the production of larger festivals and concert series, please also see the Berlin Senate’s funding programme "Spartenoffenen Förderung")

A summary of expenses that are eligible for inm project funding can be found under Application.

The total sum to be allocated by the inm in 2019 is c. € 410,000.00.

Individual projects will receive max. c. €20.000, although the jury is free to deviate from this guideline.


The closing date for applications is 15th October, for project funding for the following year.

For more information, see Application