Call: Call for expression of interest for Covid-19 Response and Recovery Partnerships - Pilot Action for Interregional InnovationCOVID
|Type of Fund||Others|
|Description of programme |
"Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy - European Commission"
| EU regional policy is an investment policy. It supports job creation, competitiveness,
economic growth, improved quality of life and sustainable development. Regional Policy is delivered through three main funds:
the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), the Cohesion Fund (CF) and the European Social Fund (ESF). |
The DG REGIO of the European Commission also issues calls for proposals directly.
|Link||Link to Programme|
Call for expression of interest for Covid-19 Response and Recovery Partnerships - Pilot Action for Interregional InnovationCOVID
|Description of call |
"Call for expression of interest for Covid-19 Response and Recovery Partnerships - Pilot Action for Interregional InnovationCOVID "
Based on current Commission priorities, four new areas are proposed for cooperation in the framework of the interregional innovation partnerships (one partnership per topic):
|Link||Link to Call|
|Thematic Focus||Health, Innovation, Capacity Building, Education, SME|
|Funding area|| EU Member States |
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, Public Services, National Government, Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association|
|Project Partner Details||Partnerships should be composed of regional authorities from at least four different EU countries and represent to the extent possible the whole value chain involving representatives of the "quadruple helix”: research, business, public administration and end-users from different countries|
|Further info||The pilot would run for one year with the possibility to apply for support under the new programmes and the “Interregional Innovation Investment” instrument in 2021|
|Type of Funding||Grants|
|Financial details||The selected partnerships will benefit from support granted through the Technical Assistance from the ERDF. Based on experience, a budget of up to 100 000 € will be available for each of the four partnerships. The budget will be made available through expert support.|
|Submission||Via e-mail to: REGIO-SMART-GROWTH@ec.europa.eu|
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