Call: Technical Assistance projects - Environment
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme
The LIFE programme is the EU’s funding instrument for the environment and climate action. The general objective of LIFE is to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental and climate policy and legislation by co-financing projects with European added value.
The LIFE Programme shall in particular have the following general objectives:
|Link||Link to Programme|
|Description of programme
The sub-programme for Environment covers the priority areas:
Technical Assistance projects - Environment
|Description of call |
"Technical Assistance projects - Environment"
(TA) projects provide, by way of action grants, financial support to help applicants prepare Integrated Projects (IPs). |
|Link||Link to Call|
|Thematic Focus||Environment & biodiversity, Technologies, Sustainability, Research, Agriculture and Forestry, Climate, Energy|
|Funding area|| EU Member States |
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Public Services, NGO / NPO, Association, Research Institution, Start Up Company, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined)|
|Applicant details|| It is expected that the applicant of a Technical Assistance project is the
intended applicant of the future Integrated Project. |
|Further info||Please keep in mind that the submission process of an Integrated Project consists of two phases. In case you plan to submit a Technical Assistance project for elaborating an Integrated Project proposal for the ongoing, call the concept note for the Integrated Project has to be submitted in the same month like the Technical Assistance project proposal.|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
|Financial details|| A maximum of 1 % of the yearly
budget allocated to Integrated Projects may be made available to Technical Assistance projects. |
The maximum EU contribution per Technical Assistance project is fixed at 100 000 €.
The amount available for co-financing Technical Assistance projects in 2018 will be 930 000 € under the sub-programme Environment.
2018 – Technical Assistance Projects |
EASME Unit B3
|Contact Details|| |
For detailed information on LIFE national contact points, please follow this link.