Call for proposals EaSI 2021 - National Contact Points for the Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) strand under ESF+ ESF-2021-NCP Closed!

Objectives

Support national authorities in establishing and maintaining a National Contact Point to inform about the EaSI strand, its opportunities, application requirements, projects and results in their country, assist in sharing and promoting results and support (potential) beneficiaries, the public, stakeholders, and optionally support other NCPs in their tasks.

Actions

The financial support shall take the form of lump sum contributions for a standard package and an optional package.
The standard packages (mandatory) should cover:

  1. setting up and running of a helpdesk within three months from starting the implementation period,  
  2. setting up and running of a functional website within three months from starting the implementation period.  
  3. organising and running at least two EaSI related events or webinars with a minimum of 15 participants and a minimum duration of 4 hours.

The optional package if any, should cover one or several of the following activities:

  1. organising and running an additional EaSI related event or webinar in the same calendar year with a minimum of 15 participants and a minimum duration of 4 hours;
  2. attending an event which brings an added value for the implementation of the ESF+ EaSI strand;
  3. visiting an EaSI related project, which brings an added value for the implementation of the ESF+ EaSI strand;
  4. translation costs of EaSI related documents from the European Commission and calls for proposals into the national language(s), to be made available on-line;
  5. sending staff member for job shadowing to another NCP, for a minimum of ten working days;
  6. receiving staff member for job shadowing from another NCP, for a minimum of ten working days.

European community funding

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

  • 2,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 25 August 2021 - 2 months 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 Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities

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