Call for proposals CULTURE Sub-programme 2018 - Support for cooperation projects related to the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 EACEA/35/2017 Closed!


The two objectives of the support for European cooperation projects related to EYCH 2018 are:

  1. To reinforce a sense of belonging to a common European space;
  2. To promote cultural heritage as a source of inspiration for artistic contemporary creation and innovation and strengthen the interaction between the cultural heritage sector and other cultural and creative sectors.


Activities focusing on interactions between cultural heritage in all forms and aspects -tangible, intangible and digital and other sectors, these must relate to the cultural and creative sectors.

Activities dedicated exclusively to the audiovisual sectors are not eligible. However, audio-visual activities may be eligible as long as they are ancillary to activities dedicated to the non-audio-visual cultural and creative sectors.

The following activities are not eligible:

  • Activities dedicated to research or tourism linked to cultural heritage
  • Surveys (given that a EU-wide Eurobarometer survey on cultural heritage is being conducted as part of the activities of the European Year of Cultural Heritage).
  • Conferences, exhibitions, workshops etc, as core activities of the project (these type of activities can be ancillary to it, in particular in view of the communication and dissemination strategies of the project)

European community funding

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

  • 5,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 22 November 2017 - 3 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (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:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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