As an actor working within the music genres covered by Art Music Denmark, you are eligible to apply for the international travel support called ‘Tilskud til international transport’. The support covers travel expenses from Denmark to international locations, from international locations to Denmark, as well as local transport costs while abroad in connection with activities which promote Danish music and art within our music genres.
All rules and info about the travel support can be read on this page and everything is divided in 12 sections, which can be seen in the table of contents in the next section. Below in the box you will also find an FAQ and quick links to you who have already familiarised yourself with the rules.
Make sure you have read all the rules thoroughly before you apply, report or contact us with questions about the travel support. This makes the process easier for you, as well as us on the administrative end.
Follow the links below if you have already familiarised yourself with all the rules, set up a profile and wish to apply for support again or report your expenses.
If you have further questions or cannot find what you are looking for you are welcome to reach out to our Travel Support Manager:
Thinh Duc Tran, System and Process Developer
Mobil: +45 61 69 70 76
NB! If you have a journal number, please include it in the subject field when contacting us via email.
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The travel support covers transport connected to activities supporting Danish art and music: concerts, collaborations, networking events, journalistic assignments, management work, studio work (recordings) etc.
You can apply for support for:
You can apply…
For projects divided across several time periods
Travel via car
Den Nationale Transportstøtteordning
You can apply for support for local travel expenses within Denmark via ‘Den Nationale Transportstøtteordning‘, which is administered by JazzDanmark (in agreement with the Danish Arts Foundation) on behalf of the four genre organisations.
Professionals across all music genres who predominantly reside in Denmark are eligible to apply.
NB! All enquiries regarding the scheme should be directed to JazzDenmark.
You cannot apply for support covering local travel within Denmark; e.g. to and from the airport, a Danish tour etc. This can only be applied via ‘Den Nationale Transportstøtteordning‘. Read more here
You cannot apply for support for:
You are not eligible to apply for a support if you…
*You may not apply for support from multiple national genre organisations for the same project
If you apply from multiple national organisations for the same project then all applications will be rejected on the basis of duplicate applications. Besides Art Music Denmark, the other Danish music genre organisations are:
*Operationally-supported organisations cannot apply
Public institutions, organisations or ensembles which have their operations supported, or similar, are not eligible to apply.
Ars Nova Copenhagen
Art Music Denmark
Athelas Sinfonietta Copenhagen
Copenhagen Jazz Festival
Det Danske Suzuki Institut
Det Musiske Hus
Jazz I Trekanten
KulisseLageret / Platform K
Lars Greve (Resonerende Rum)
Levende Musik i Skolen (LMS)
MGK Sankt Annæ
Music Export Denmark – MXD
Tapperiet, Teaterbygningen og Musikforeningen Bygningen
Aarhus Jazz Orchestra
The following criteria is used to assess applications:
Link to the application form (only in Danish):
Images of the application form
Link to the reporting form (only in Danish):
The reporting form is via Google Sheets – meaning you need a Google account to be able to complete it. We are aware that this is not an optimal solution and are working on a new model, which we are striving to launch in early 2023.
NB! Changes will be evaluated by Art Music Denmark’s Music Committee.
“The international travel subsidy made an extraordinary thing possible: to be able to invite the composer Kaija Saariaho and participating musicians from all across Europe to participate in the 2021 festival’s overarching venture. This created an even bigger impact nationally and internationally for an already renowned festival.”
Table of contents
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Art Music Denmark manages the international travel support for actors working within contemporary music, classical and sound art.
JazzDanmark manages the national travel support for actors working within all genres in behalf of the four genre organisations.
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