Call for proposals 2018 - Entrepreneurial capacity building for young migrants 278/G/GRO/PPA/17/9861 Closed!


The overall objective of this call is to support the creation, the improvement and the wider distribution of support schemes for migrant entrepreneurs.

This call will identify potential entrepreneurs among migrants and raise awareness about entrepreneurship within migrant communities. Specifically, the focus is on:

  • Training courses (e.g. on entrepreneurship, business planning, the legal aspects of setting up a company and hiring employees, etc.)
  • Mentoring schemes for migrant entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs

The aim of these activities is to help migrants to become self-employed and build a successful enterprise (profit-generating and/or with social objectives).


Projects to be supported under this call shall include the following categories of actions:

  • Work Package 1: Identification of potential migrant entrepreneurs
  • Work Package 2: Education and Training
  • Work Package 3: Mentoring schemes for migrant entrepreneurs
  • Work Package 4: Horizontal dimension: cross-border cooperation and best practice exchange


European community funding

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

  • 2,23 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 24 May 2018 - 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


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