Funders and partners

Arctic Labour –project is funded by Interreg V A Nord – EU program. The aim of the program is to support cross-border cooperation in order to strengthen the economic and social development. Areas included in the program are north Norway, north Finland, north Sweden and Sápmi (which spreads over all three countries).

Project is conducted in partnership between Oulu Vocational College (Finland), Utbildning Nord (Sweden) and Bedriftskompetanse AS (Norway). Project cooperates with employment authorities, employers and educational institutions.

Project funding totals from several sources:


  • Interreg V A Nord program
    341 547 €
  • IR-subsidy (Norway)
    93 902 NOK
  • Regional Council of Lapland (Finland)
    57 571 €
  • Region Norrbotten
    20 000€

Overall project budget is
713 261 €

Bedriftskompetanse
Interreg V A Nord
Oulu Vocational College
Regional Council of Lapland
Utbildning nord