Call for proposals 2021 - Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) projects EMFAF-2021-PIA-MSP Open!


The objective of this call for proposals is to facilitate the implementation of Maritime Spatial Planning in the EU, including through the effective application of Directive 2014/89 establishing a framework for MSP. This call is intended to fund projects to develop innovative responses to tackle specific challenges that EU Members States might encounter when putting into effect, monitoring and/or revising their maritime spatial plans.


This call covers the following topics:

  • EMFAF-2021-PIA-MSP: Maritime Spatial Planning Projects (EMFAF-PJG - EMFAF Project Grants)

European community funding

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

  • 3,75 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 12 January 2022 - in 2 months (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 Agriculture and Rural Development

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