Velferdstinget grant funds to student organizations on a yearly basis. In total Velferdstinget award approximately 2 million NOK each year. The purpose of the grant is to promote the social and cultural offers for students in the region. All types of student organizations may apply.
Velferdstinget consists of following institutions:
- Universitetet i Stavanger
- VID Stavanger
- BI Stavanger
- Kunstskolen I Rogaland
- Norsk Gestaltinstitutt
- VID Sandnes
Velferdstinget represent approximately 13 000 students in Stavanger and Sandnes, distributed on different institutions.