Talent Norway AS was founded on 21 January 2015 by Sparebankstiftelsen DNB, Cultiva and the Norwegian Ministry of Culture, as a corporation with ideal purpose. Talent Norway is an initiative aiming at helping young talents and artist advance further within their field, through structured talent development.
In cooperation with foundations, funds and companies, Talent Norway helps financing projects that works with talents at a high level. Talent Norway does not support individual talents, but collaborates with talent developers from all cultural fields. By supporting talents early on, Talent Norway wants to help more young artists acquire successful careers, both nationally and internationally.
Talent Norway provides no support without private co-funding.