Call for proposals - EACEA 18/09 -Support for television broadcasting of European audiovisual works AUDIOVISUAL SECTOR Closed!


This notice of call for proposals is based on Decision No 1718/2006/EC of the European Parliament and Council of 15 November 2006 concerning the implementation of a program to support the European audiovisual sector (MEDIA 2007). One goal of this program is to promote transnational broadcasting of European audiovisual works produced by independent production companies, by encouraging cooperation between broadcasters on one hand, and producers and distributors on the other hand.

In addition to our useful documents section, further information about the Call for Proposals EACEA/18/09, as well as relevant documents can be found at the Media website.


The audiovisual work submitted must be an independent European television production (drama, animation or creative documentary) involving at least three broadcasters from several Member States of the European Union and countries participating in the MEDIA 2007.

The maximum duration of projects is 30 or 42 (in case series and animation projects) months.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 10,40 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 27 November 2009 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 05 March 2010 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 28 June 2010 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • EACEA 18/09 (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Enterprises

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)
  • Candidate Countries
  • European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for the Information Society and Media

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