Call for proposals 2021 - European Solidarity Corps EAC/A02/2021 Closed!


The general objective of the Programme is to enhance the engagement of young people and organisations in accessible and high-quality solidarity activities, primarilyvolunteering, as a means to strengthencohesion, solidarity, democracy, European identity and active citizenship in the Union and beyond, addressing societal and humanitarian challenges on the ground, with a particular focus on the promotion ofsustainable development, social inclusion and equal opportunities.  
The specific objective of the Programme is to provide young people, including young people with fewer opportunities, with easily accessible opportunities for engagement in solidarity activities that induce positive societal changes in the Unionand beyond,while improving and properly validating their competences, as well as facilitating their continuous engagement as active citizens.


This call for proposals covers the following actions of the European Solidarity Corps programme:

  • Volunteering Projects,
  • Volunteering Teams in High Priority Areas,
  • Solidarity Projects,
  • Quality Label for solidarity volunteering activities,
  • Quality Label for humanitarian aid volunteering.

European community funding

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

  • 138,87 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 28 May 2021 - 4 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 05 October 2021 - 12 days ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

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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