Grant Programs


Chishima Foundation for Creative Osaka offers the following Grant Programs designed to enhance the creative environment in Osaka, and to improve the working conditions for artists and creators in a new, creativity-inspiring environment.

[1] Creative Work Grant for U30 (public)

Grant money as partial funding aimed to intensify creative endeavors in Osaka through support of artists and creators working in and around the city.

[2] Working Space Grant (public)

Free use of the “Creative Center Osaka (CCO)”, a former shipyard refurbished into a creative space, as a stage for diverse creative work.

[3] Partnership Grant (non-public)

Association and partial funding of individuals or organizations working in the field of art in Osaka’s Kitakagaya area (where the Foundation is located), with the aim to build model cases focusing on Osaka as a hub for creative work.