Call for proposals 2020 — Support for information measures relating to the EU Cohesion policy N2020CE16BAT099 Closed!


The specific objectives of this call for proposals are:

  • To promote and foster a better understanding of the role of Cohesion policy in supporting all EU's regions;
  • To increase awareness of projects funded by the EU - through Cohesion policy in particular - and of their impact on people's lives;
  • To disseminate information and encourage an open dialogue on Cohesion policy, its results, its role in delivering on the EU's political priorities and on its future;
  • To encourage civic participation in matters related to Cohesion policy and to foster citizens' participation to setting priorities for the future of this policy.


The proposals shall illustrate and assess the role of Cohesion policy in delivering the European Commission’s political priorities and in addressing current and future challenges for the EU, its Member States, its regions and the local level. More specifically, they should relate to the contribution of Cohesion policy to:

  • boosting jobs, growth and investment at the regional and national level, and improving citizens’ quality of life;
  • helping deliver on the EU's and Member States' major priorities – which include, in addition to job and growth creation, addressing climate change, protecting environment, enhancing research and innovation, among others;
  • enhancing economic, social and territorial cohesion in the EU while reducing disparities between and within EU countries and regions;
  • helping regions harness globalisation by finding their niche in the world economy;
  • reinforcing the European project as Cohesion policy directly serves EU citizen

The eligible activities shall be those necessary to carry out the information measure and realise the intended outputs/results in accordance with the objectives, themes and target audience:

  1. The measures should be implemented within the EU at local, regional, multiregional, national level, or at the level of several Member States.
  2. The proposals should include one or several activities and tools having an innovative character with a view to attaining the objectives, cover the themes and reach the target audience.
  3. Measures required by law or under the specific public service contracts (in the case of publicly owned entities) are not eligible.

European community funding

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

  • 5,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 12 January 2021 - 9 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call 2020 — Support for information measures relating to the EU Cohesion policy (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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