Fund Operator of the EEA and Norway Grants – Global Fund for Regional Cooperation

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THE EEA AND NORWAY GRANTS FUND FOR YOUTH EMPLOYMENT: JCP Srl together with Ecorys Polska as Leading Partner are the Fund Operator for the EEA and Norway Grants Global Fund for Regional Cooperation

EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment call will be launched April 26, 2017

JCP Srl is partnering with Ecorys Polska as Fund Operation for the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment call which will be launched April 26, 2017 seeking proposals for transnational projects under the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment.

The newly established Fund specifically aims to support transnational project initiatives that promote sustainable and quality youth employment. Projects addressing youth unemployment has three principal support areas:
• innovation and exploration;
• transfer of know-how and good practice;
• analysis and research.

The beneficiary countries of this call for proposals will be Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia. In addition, entities from Ireland, Italy and Spain are eligible. Projects shall involve entities from at least two countries, of which the beneficiary country must be the lead partner.

The total funding is €60.6 million, and the amount of grant assistance within a project shall not be less than €1 million. There is no maximum grant amount per project.