Grants for cultural action and promotion

Dirección General de Industrias Culturales, Propiedad Intelectual y Cooperación
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 
These aids are aimed at non-profit legal entities and have among their objectives: to encourage the use of new technologies in the creation and dissemination of cultural contents, products and services; to increase the professionalization of cultural and creative industries and their capacity to generate employment; to stimulate the participation of the private sector in the financing of cultural projects; to encourage cultural sponsorship; to internationalize Spanish culture and include it in European networks of cultural supply; to favor links between the different territories of the State; and to increase the participation of citizens in cultural processes.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 
These grants have shown a growing tendency in the period 2015-2022 in terms of the number of beneficiaries, contributing to boost, develop and consolidate the cultural and creative industries.
Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 
They are called annually. In the last four years, the following amounts have been allocated: Year 2016: 1.800.791 $. Year 2017: 1.589.845 $. Year 2018: 1.594.587 $. Year 2019: 2.059.725 $. Year 2020: 2.181.257 $ Year 2021: 2.127.795 $ Year 2022: 2.127.795 $
Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 
Based on the evaluation, it has been considered advisable to highlight and accompany the development of the best projects benefiting from the grants.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)