New application phase starts on April 20, 2023

The Power of the Arts will be launched for the seventh consecutive year. Eligibility is open to non-profit institutions with projects and initiatives in the fields of music, theater, art, dance, literature, architecture, film, and applied arts based in Germany. We look forward to receiving many exciting applications!

April 19, 2023

The Power of the Arts 2023 will once again be supporting four socially relevant projects at 50,000 euros each. We are looking for projects in art and culture which leverage their transformative power to contribute to a diverse and open society. 

Applications can be submitted to starting tomorrow. The submission period will close on 20 June 2023.

The support office of The Power of the Arts offers online information sessions on 9 May and 5 June 2023, both between 1.30 – 2.30 p.m., to clarify questions regarding the application. For registration and access data, please send an email to

Since 2017, Philip Morris GmbH has been using the award The Power of the Arts to sponsor art and cultural projects which leverage art in order to create space for socio-political development, to catalyze social transformation processes, and to advocate for an open, diverse, and peaceful society.