Home Grants Funding programmes and thematic grant calls Funding programme: Is Democracy Eroding? (2021–) Funding programme: Is Democracy Eroding? (2021–) Kone Foundation’s newest funding programme aims to increase our collective understanding of democracy and social justice and to bring new perspectives to common notions of democracy. GrantsFor grant applicants Kone Foundation’s focuses in awarding grants Criteria for applying Evaluation and decisions Guidelines for making a grant application Frequently asked questions For grant recipients General information about the grant Grant payment Grants+ The Chamber – ‘Kamari’ Social security, taxation and grant certificate Progress report and final report Research funding: Ethical considerations, reuse of research materials and open access Mentioning Kone Foundation and the Foundation’s logos Advice for grantees during the coronavirus pandemic Grant recipients’ frequently asked questions Funding programmes and thematic grant calls Funding programme: Is Democracy Eroding? (2021–) Thematic grant call 2021: Language, Power and Democracy Previous thematic grant calls Lauttasaari Manor Residence Vuoden Tiedekynä Academic Writing Award Kone Foundation’s major thematic funding programmes run for several years each, allowing researchers and artists to work in-depth on specific themes and topics. In 2021 Kone Foundation launched its current funding programme “Is Democracy Eroding?” Funding within the programme can be applied for through annual thematic grant calls.