Call for proposals 2017 - Europe for Citizens - 2018 EACEA/40/2017 Closed!


The aim of this call is

  • To contribute to citizens' understanding of the EU, its history and diversity
  • To foster European citizenship and to improve conditions for civic and democratic participation at EU level
  • To raise awareness of remembrance, common history and values
  • To encourage democratic participation of citizens at EU level, by developing citizens' understanding of the EU policy making-process and, by promoting opportunities for societal and intercultural engagement and volunteering at EU level


This call for proposals covers the following strands and measures of the "Europe for Citizens" programme:

Strand 1: European remembrance

  • European Remembrance projects

Strand 2: Democratic engagement and civic participation

  • Town Twinning
  • Networks of Towns
  • Civil Society Project

European community funding

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

  • 16,30 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 01 March 2018 - almost two years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 03 September 2018 - more than one year 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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