Call: Interreg Austria-Czech Republic
|Type of Fund||Structural Fund|
of programme |
"Interreg Austria – Czech Republic"
Strategically, the programme Interreg Austria - Czech Republic aims at strengthening joint research and development capacities in combination with human resource development. It will also promote the sustainable development and protection of natural resources in the natural area along the former "iron curtain". These main thematic priorities will be complemented by efforts to foster closer co-operation in legal and administrative questions to create a better integrated border region.
To achieve these strategic objectives, the programme aims at increasing number of cross-border innovation infrastructure, to extend the common supply of education and qualification acitivities, to promote environmental protection in shared natural areas, to intensify the cross-border interactions in the tourism sector, and to further improve cross-border governance structures.
|Link||Link to Programme|
Interreg Austria-Czech Republic
|Description of call |
"Interreg Austria-Czech Republic"
Project proposals can be submitted any time throughout the programme period within all given thematic priorities. All proposals must be submitted in both programme languages (German and Czech).
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|Thematic Focus||Education, Research, Innovation, Capacity Building, Climate, Sustainability, Technologies, Environment & biodiversity, Administration, Natural ressources, Infrastructure, Art and Culture, Regional development, Tourism, Energy|
|Funding area|| Austria / Österreich Ostösterreich
Austria / Österreich Ostösterreich Wien
Austria / Österreich Westösterreich Oberösterreich
Czech Republic / Česká Republika Česká Republika Jihovýchod
Czech Republic / Česká Republika Česká Republika Jihozápad
|Origin of Applicant|| Austria / Österreich |
Czech Republic / Česká Republika
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, National Government, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association, Public Services, Other|
|Applicant details|| |
Projects must follow the Lead Partner Principle.
The programme is intended to support predominantly public bodies and charitable/non-profit organizations. A list of eligible applicants is provided per Priority Axis in the Applicant Manual.
|Project Partner Details|| |
Project partner organizations can be located outside the funding area of the programme, as long as the main impact of the project activities is achieved within the funding area. All project partners must however be located in Austria or the Czech Republic.
|Further info|| |
No minimum or maximum project duration set; the recommendation is 2-3 years (depending on the project's nature)
Ongoing submission of project proposals - in order for a proposal to be considered for funding in a specific meeting of the Monitoring Committee, it has to be submitted at least 10 weeks before the appointed date of the meeting.
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| |
Total OP budget:
115 134 884 €
Indicative volume per project (on basis of the funding period 2007-2014): 100 000 € - 1,5 million €.
Project proposals must be submitted via the electronic monitoring system (eMS).
|Contact Details|| |
List of Contact Points, here.