Funding applications

HOW TO APPLY FOR GRANTS

It is possible to apply all year around and applications are processed at committee meetings 4 times a year.
Applications are submitted via a digital application form, as described below.

 

HOW TO CREATE A USER

It is only possible to apply on the basis of a Danish company registration number (CVR), but if you apply from a foreign company, organisation, association, etc. please write 00000000.
You can either create a user with NemID Employee Signature or Personal NemID, please see instructions below. If you do not have either please write us at hempel@hempelfoundation.com to get a login and username.

 

Create a user with NemID Employee Signature

If the user is created with NemID Employee Signature, you can apply on behalf of a company, association, organisation, etc. Your application is hereby automatically associated with the company/association/organisation/ to which the NemID Employee Signature belongs.
Under the user you have to fill in the boxes with your own contact information, but further in the application form, contact information on the formal applicant (association/company/organisation) is to be completed. All mails from the Foundation regarding the application will be sent to the formal applicant's email address or the email address chosen.

 

Create a user with Personal NemID

If the user is created with a Personal NemID, the application is attached to you as a person, but later in the application form you have to state that you apply on behalf of an association/company/organisation and complete the information on this.

 

CREATE AND COMPLETE AN APPLICATION

Create an application by selecting a purpose and then fill in all the information. Some of the boxes are obligatory and marked with * which means that the system will require the information before you submit your application. Some documents are also required and are to be uploaded as an attachment, e.g. project description, project budget and financing plan. Attachments can be PDF, JPG or PNG of max. 20 MB.


It is possible to move around between the different parts of the application, and you do not have to fill in the entire application at once.  As long as you do not submit your application, you can change it and add to it.

 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

When you have submitted your application, you will receive a confirmation.

If you have questions regarding the application form or problems with your application, feel free to contact the Foundation at hempel@hempelfoundation.com or phone +45 45 27 30 74.

 

DONATIONS BY APPLICATION 

The Hempel Foundation supports organisations that actively makes a difference particularly within the following:

 

1) Helping and promoting social inclusion of vulnerable children and youth in Denmark and Greenland

The Hempel Foundation supports institutions and organisations that directly supports children and youth with experiences, basic necessities, guidance and supervision etc., initiatives that lies beyond the scope of public welfare.

 

2) Activities at sea in Denmark

The Hempel Foundation supports projects and institutions that directly creates activities at sea, however support is not granted to local sail clubs. Moreover the Hempel Foundation supports Danish ships that have historical importance or a social purpose.


 
3) Initiatives for talented individuals within art, culture and entrepreneurship

The Hempel Foundation supports initiatives that promote talents within art, culture and entrepreneurship. We support talented students on their paths to becoming successful entrepreneurs, and projects that help develop various areas within art and culture. 

 

DONATIONS ARE NOT GRANTED FOR APPLICATIONS FOR :

• Individuals' subsistence, travel, stay abroad and study grants
• long-term operating support
• Obvious initiatives within public welfare
• Political party purposes
• Projects that already have been conducted
• Religious purposes 
• Research projects
• Recording and release of music, movies, TV shows and books
• Single concerts, fairs etc.
• Single sports clubs 

 

Every year the Hempel Foundation receives at great number of applications, and therefore we are not able to give any explanation of rejections.

Applications are received on a regular basis and processed at the Grants Committee meetings 4 times a year.

 


APPLY FOR GRANTS

Submit your application via our application system here.


HEMPEL’S EMPLOYEE FOUNDATION

Applicants who wish to apply for support from Hempel's Employee Foundation please contact the Hempel Foundation’s secretariat at employee.foundation@hempel.com.