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‘They didn’t know there were so many artists’. Lithuanian government grants run out on day one

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Lithuania’s Culture Council (LKT) has stopped accepting grant application from self-employed artists a day after the scheme became operational. The LKT, part of the country’s Culture Ministry, estimated that the 750,000 euros allocated for one-off payments of 600 to 1,800 euros would be enough for 800 applicants. However, after receiving 880 applications only a day after the scheme was announced on May 6, the council stopped accepting applications. The LKT…