On the 5th of February 2015 the Endowment celebrated it's 90th birthday.
Cultural Endowment of Estonia contributes, with area-specific knowledge and
flexible decision methods, to the variety and continuity of the areas of
culture and sport.
Our vision of future - year 2020
existence and systematic activity of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia is still
of great value. In its regular operation, the
Cultural Endowment has significant impact on the areas of culture and sport.
The activity and development of the Cultural Endowment is based on values that are shared by experts and employees of the Cultural Endowment and the cultural public sphere:
- reliability –
decisions of the Cultural Endowment are competent, impartial, transparent and
reasoned and accepted by the general public;
- competence –
reliability of the Cultural Endowment is based on assessments of professional
experts proficient in their field;
- independence –
decisions of the Cultural Endowment are based on the best understanding of the
experts and needs of a cultural discipline, not on political or cliquish
- flexibility – the Cultural Endowment proportionately supports both the preservation and renewal of culture and quickly responds to the changing needs of cultural disciplines.