The Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts decides on the approval of grant applications with advice from an independent expert jury.
The jury is composed of the following:
- representatives from the LaFT BW
- representatives from the state working group of cultural initiatives and socio-cultural centres of Baden-Württemberg
- media representatives from the Ministry of Science, Research and the Art as well as
- representatives of a municipal cultural office appointed by the Ministry
A representative of the Ministry of Science, Research and Art may attend the jury sessions without voting rights.