Soon – 1st Small-scale projects call for proposals

In the 1st quarter of the next year, the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2021-2027 opens the 1st Small-scale projects call for proposals.

The Small-scale projects call timeline:  22 February 2024 – 21 March 2024.

Projects are expected to address the challenges by proposing appropriate solutions through the cross-border cooperation between partners.

This scheme specifically aims to form and test new partnerships with the involvement of small, newcomer organisations, NGOs, and local actors.

The main specifications of the 1st Small-scale projects call:

  1. Duration: up to 18 months.
  2. Project scope: 1 work package (content and management activities).
  3. Budget: up to 200 000,00 EUR.
  4. Budget scheme: Project budget = Staff costs + Other costs (staff costs*40%).
  5. Financial scheme: 80% of ERDF+20% of partners’ own contribution.
  6. Recommended project size: 4-6 organisations in the projects.
  7. Location of partners: at least 2 eligible partners from the Programme area from two different Member States; primarily multilateral cooperation of three or more eligible partners from the Programme area’s Member States is supported.
  8. Indicators: obligatory output and result indicators must be addressed by each project.
  9. Exception: SMEs cannot act as regular partners in the project; however, may be involved as associated partners.


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