Information about the application process

Who can apply?
Nils-Aslak Valkeapää’s house Lásságammi is made available as a residence for native and foreign artists or researchers with a Sami or indigenous people’s perspective in their work. Application Guidelines.

Which criteria are used as a starting point?
It is at the discretion of the board to evaluate the applicants on a broad basis within the given criteria above. In addition, it must consider that several qualified applicants may have sought the same timeframe such that not all desires can be fulfilled.

When can one apply?
The application deadline is September 1 every year.

Which period can I apply for?
Janyary - December the following year after deadline.

What does it cost to rent Lásságámmi?
The rental cost is 4,000 Norwegian crowns per month.

Who handles the application?
It is the board of the foundation that handles all applications.

When can I expect a response?
A response cannot be expected until one month after the application deadline at the earliest.

If you have further questions?


Secretary Maria Figenschau 
Cell 400 288 67

Executive director Anne Dalheim 
Cell 913 24 326

Application Form

Application Form (word)
Application Form (pdf)