The Katoni Gate is awarded annually to one or more people in need of financial support for their education, training or work in the cultural area.

The purpose of the scholarship is to support Danes and foreign nationals working specifically to promote culture in Denmark.

The scholarship is awarded by Katoni who is also responsible for selecting the scholarship recipient(s). The scholarship is awarded to researchers, students, and former students at educational institutions across the world.

The deadline for applications is June 15. All applications are considered individually, and scholarship recipients will be contacted directly on September 1.

What to include in your application:

  • Full name
  • address
  • phone number
  • Email address
  • CV
  • A motivational application explaining why you are a recipient of the Katoni Scholarship
  • Send your request to [email protected]


  • The value of the financial grant provided by the Katoni portal is 3500 Danish kroner, which means approximately 551.94 US dollars.
  • This scholarship can be used to fund: practical training or cultural exchange periods in Denmark or abroad.
  • Or this scholarship can be used to fund research projects with cultural aspects related to Denmark.
  • Or this grant can be used to fund projects that promote culture and knowledge of cultural events and the like.

Katoni Gateway Scholarship is awarded to:

  • Students, former students and researchers at educational institutions around the world
  • Danes or foreign nationals who have a special connection to Denmark in relation to their education or employment
  • Studies and activities to promote culture in Denmark and other countries in cooperation with Denmark.

The Katoni Scholarship is eligible for:

  • Training or exchange periods in Denmark or abroad
  • Cultural research projects related to Denmark
  • Projects to enhance culture and knowledge of cultural events and the like