Opportunities in Europe

European Calls

Call for Project proposals

The Interreg Europe programme
Foruth Call 2018
EUR 15,000, please check the text above for co-funding rates information.

The Interreg Europe programme allows regional and local public authorities and other players of regional relevance across Europe to exchange practices and ideas on the way public policies work, and thereby find solutions to improve their strategies for their own citizens.


Projects must focus on one of these topics

  • Research and innovation
  • SME competitiveness
  • Low-carbon economy
  • Environment and resource efficiency


The programme finances two types of action:

a) Interregional cooperation projects.

 b) Policy learning platforms.


Any organization based in the 28 EU Member States, as well as Norway and Switzerland are eligible for Interreg Europe funding. Your organization can involve partners from regions that are not represented yet, check the list


Co-financing rates for project partners:

  • Public bodies and bodies governed by public law will be co-financed at a rate of 85%;
  • Private non-profit bodies at a rate of 75%;
  • Norwegian organisations at 50%.
  • Organisations from Switzerland need to contact the Swiss national point of contact to receive information on Swiss funding opportunities


It opens on 7 May and closes on 22 June, at 12:00 p.m. CET (Paris time). 

To support policy-learning among the relevant policy organizations with a view to improving the performance of regional development policies and programmes.
Elegibilility of the applicants: 
National, regional or local authorities, other organizations in charge of defining and implementing regional policy instruments & non-profits.