Call: Fast track integration into the labour market for third country nationals targeting exclusively asylum seekers, refugees and their family members
EaSI - Programme for Employment and Social Innovation
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme |
"EaSI - Programme for Employment and Social Innovation"
The Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) programme is a financing instrument at EU level to promote a high level of quality and sustainable employment, guaranteeing adequate and decent social protection, combating social exclusion and poverty and improving working conditions.
In pursuing these objectives, EaSI will:
|Description of programme
The PROGRESS axis of EaSI helps the EU and its countries to improve policies in three thematic sections:
Fast track integration into the labour market for third country nationals targeting exclusively asylum seekers, refugees and their family members
|Description of call |
"Fast track integration into the labour market for third country nationals targeting exclusively asylum seekers, refugees and their family members"
|The present call for proposals aims at funding innovative transnational projects to test and implement innovative policy schemes and delivery mechanisms that will ensure and facilitate a swift labour market integration of the following specific target groups of third country nationals: asylum seekers, refugees and their family members. Proposals could also include the replication of successful innovative initiatives already implemented in another country/other countries.|
|Thematic Focus||Migration, Employment, Social affairs|
|Funding area|| EFTA countries |
Iceland / Ísland
Norway / Norge
Switzerland / Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera
|Select Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Albania / Shqipëria
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia / поранешна југословенска Република Македонија
Iceland / Ísland
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
Norway / Norge
Serbia / Сpбија
Turkey / Türkiye
|Eligible applicants||Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Public Services, NGO / NPO, International Organization, Education and Training Centres, Research Institution, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined)|
|Applicant details|| |
|Project Partner Details|| To be eligible, proposals must involve an international consortium made of at least 4 organisations (1 lead applicant
+ 3 co-applicants) with at least one established in an EU Member States and in principle at least one of the organisations
in one of the candidate countries. |
Regional offices and headquarter of international organisations are considered as the same entity and will be counted as one organisation in the consortium.
|Project duration min||24 months|
|Project duration max||36 months|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| The total budget earmarked for the EU co-financing of projects under this call
is estimated at 14 200 000 €. |
The Commission expects to fund approximately 5 to 7 proposals.
Thus the budget per project can be between 2 028 517,50 € and 2 800 000 €.
Max. co-financing rate: 80 % of eligible costs.
|Contact Details|| |
Link to programme's website here.