THE EEA & Norway grants

The EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Regional Cooperation recognises regional cross-border and transnational cooperation as a key driver to find shared solutions to these issues. The projects supported must be regional cross-border or transnational in nature and involve partners and activities in at least three different countries.

EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Regional Cooperation priority sectors:

  • Innovation;
  • Education;
  • Research;
  • Competitiveness.

The € 34.5 million Fund supports cooperation projects focusing on knowledge sharing, exchange of good practice and capacity building across the priority sectors of the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021. Within these sectors, funding is allocated to initiatives such as:

  • Inclusive dialogue and the strengthening of transnational/regional networks, knowledge sharing and policy exchange to accelerate innovation;
  • The development of sustainable transnational cooperation structures between the business sector, public sector, civil sector and academia;
  • Engagements contributing to and enhancing effectiveness and efficiency in policy development and responses to common European challenges.
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