Call for proposals 2021 - Union Anti-Fraud Programme Technical Assistance EUAF-2021-TA Closed!


The EUAF Programme pursues the general objective to protect the EU financial interests. To achieve this general objective, the EUAF sets a specific objective to prevent and combat fraud, corruption and any other illegal activities affecting the EU financial interests.

The EUAF Programme aims to reinforce the investigative capability and capacity of national authorities (including their digitalisation), in view of stepping up the fight against fraud, corruption and any other illegal activity affecting the EU financial interests, on both the revenue and expenditure sides.

The AWP 2021 provides for a technical assistance call for projects having as their main purpose the acquisition of specialised equipment, tools and data technologies, including an accompanying training component on the use of purchased equipment


This call covers the following topics:

  • EUAF-2021-TA-01: Investigation and surveillance equipment and methods (EUAF-PJG - EUAF Project Grants)
  • EUAF-2021-TA-02: Digital Forensic Hardware (EUAF-PJG - EUAF Project Grants)
  • EUAF-2021-TA-03: Data analytics technologies and data purchases (EUAF-PJG - EUAF Project Grants)
  • EUAF-2021-TA-04: Detection of Illicit Trade (EUAF-PJG - EUAF Project Grants)

Within these topics, the following activities can be funded:

  1. investigation and surveillance equipment and methods
  2. digital forensic hardware
  3. data analytics technologies and data purchases
  4. detection of illicit trade



European community funding

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

  • 9,30 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 05 October 2021 - 21 days 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 Economic and Financial Affairs

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