First call for proposal POCTEP programme POCTEP-2015-1 Closed!


The call for projects aims to promote the participation in cross-border cooperation under the POCTEP, establishing the conditions and the basis for obtaining ERDF aid on a competitive basis.


Proposals must fit into a single priority investment (PI) of the following:

Axis 1. Smart Growth through cross-border cooperation to boost innovation
Thematic Objective 01. Strengthening research, technological development and innovation
  • PI: 1A. Improvement of infrastructure and R & d capabilities.
  • PI: 1B. Promoting business investment in innovation, development
Axis 2. Inclusive Growth through cross-border cooperation for business competitiveness
Thematic Objective: 03. To improve the competitiveness of small and medium enterprises
  • PI: 3A. Promoting entrepreneurship in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new businesses
  • PI: 3B. Development and application of new business models for SMEs, in particular for internationalization
Axis 3. Sustainable Growth through cross-border cooperation for risk prevention and improved management of natural resources
Thematic Objective: 05. Promote adaptation to climate change and risk prevention and management
  • PI: 5B. Promoting investment to address specific risks and ensuring adaptation to disasters and developing disaster management systems.
  • PI: 06. Preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency
  • PI: 6C. Preservation, protection, promotion and development of natural and cultural heritage.
  • PI: 6D. Protection and restoration of biodiversity and soil and promoting ecosystem services, including through green infrastructure Natura 2000.
  • PI: 6E. Actions aimed at improving the urban environment, revitalize cities, rehabilitate and clean up brownfield sites, reduce air pollution and promote noise reduction measures.
  • PI: 6F. Promoting innovative approaches to improving environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector and the water sector technologies, and to the ground or reduction of air pollution
Axis 4. Improving the institutional capacity and efficiency of public administration through cross-border cooperation
Thematic Objective: 11. improve institutional capacity of public authorities and stakeholders and the efficiency of public administration
  • PI: 11B. Promoting legal and administrative cooperation and cooperation between citizens and institutions.

European community funding

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

  • 190,15 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 18 December 2015 - 4 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • call for proposal (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

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

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