Calls for proposals

The 3rd Seed money call for proposals of the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014-2020 is open between 13 September and 5 November 2021.

The call is open for proposals which are aiming to develop ideas for regular projects to be implemented and financed under the future Interreg South Baltic Programme 2021-2027.

The template of the Interreg South Baltic Programme 2021-2027 being under public consultation by 15 October 2021 available here

The applications must be developed under one of the current Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014-2020 specific objectives. The amounts of available total budget resources are presented in the table below:

Specific Objective

Available total budget*

SO 1.1 Increase the presence of blue and green sector SMEs from the South Baltic area in international markets through joint cross-border actions

166 170,00 EUR

SO 1.2 Improve the transfer of innovation for the benefit of blue and green sector SMEs through joint cross-border actions

213 212,00 EUR

SO 2.1 Increased development of the South Baltic area’s natural and cultural heritage assets into sustainable tourist destinations

100 720,00 EUR

SO 2.2 Increased use of green technologies in order to decrease the pollution discharges in the South Baltic area

123 553,00 EUR

SO 3.1 Improve the quality and environmental sustainability of transport services in the South Baltic area

56 222,00 EUR

SO 5.1 Improve the cooperation capacity of local South Baltic area actors through participation in cross-border networks

220 120,00 EUR


879 997,00 EUR


* The amount of resources offered within the 3rd Seed money call has an indicative character and is based on actual savings from the finalised projects. The final amount offered will equal the actual savings available at the time of the Monitoring Committee decision on the submitted applications.

Each project must be implemented by a consortium consisting of at least two partners from two different Member States of the Programme area. The seed money projects will be reimbursed based on lump sums.

Application documents must be submitted electronically to until 5 November 2021, 4.00 p.m. CET.

The Monitoring Committee’s decision on the approval of the submitted seed money projects proposals is expected on 7 February 2022.

Please access the 3rd Seed money call documents (Application Pack) below:

1. Terms of Reference of the 3rd Seed money call for proposals 

2.  Application form for the 3rd Seed money call_template 

2.1.  Annex 1 to AF_Project Partner Declaration_template_3rd SM call 

3. Guidelines on preparing the application package for the 3rd Seed money call 

4. Complaint form_template (docx) 240.0 KB

5. Project concept paper_template (doc) 293.0 KB

6.  Valid Programme Manual (version 9.0) (pdf) 1.92 MB


You can also download the  application package here 


NB: these documents are valid for the 3rd Seed money call only.

The Subsidy Contract can be found here

The Partnership Agreement template can be found here 


The Joint Secretariat reserves the right to amend these documents for the upcoming calls.