Here is how

The Baltic Sea Project

funds Baltic Sea protection

Since 2014, the Bank of Åland has been running the Baltic Sea Project to fund projects that improve the state of the Baltic Sea. Funding is available in five different categories, and individuals, companies, school classes and research groups alike can apply for funding for their projects.

The funding call is open from early summer to the end of September (30.9.2019). After the application period has closed, the jury decides which projects are financed and the size of the funding. The projects that will receive funding will be published in the spring.

The application period for the funding call 2019 of Baltic Sea Project has ended. A huge thanks to all the applicants!

Funding categories

Digital Innovations is the category for projects that promote a sustainable lifestyle, sustainable industry or a sustainable food market and thus aim…


In the category Concrete Kilograms, we are funding projects that have a clear measurable outcome. They could, for example, reduce phosphorus and…


Engagig Projects can have goals like attitude or behavior change, environmental education, information, communication or something similar. The…


The Local Water Protection Projects category requires that projects have a clear local focus. Projects must include elements of concrete water…


The category Children’s and Youth Projects is for Baltic Sea conservation projects done by children and youth themselves. This is the category for…


Funding recipients 2018

In 2018 we gabe out a total of €300k in funding.