Call: Integrated Projects under sub-programme 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:
Integrated Projects under sub-programme Environment
|Description of call |
"Integrated Projects under sub-programme Environment"
Integrated projects (IP) under the sub-programme for Environment are projects implementing on a large territorial scale (regional, multi-regional, national or trans-national scale) environmental plans or strategies required by specific Union environmental legislation, developed pursuant to other Union acts or developed by Member States' authorities, primarily in the areas of nature, water, waste and air, while ensuring involvement of stakeholders and promoting the coordination with and mobilisation of at least one other relevant Union, national or private funding source.
|Link||Link to Call|
|Thematic Focus||Circular Economy, Sustainability, Natural Resources, Climate, Climate Change, Environment & Biodiversity|
|Funding area|| EU Member
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
|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, Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Association, Public Services|
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Applicants may fall under one of the following three categories: (1) public bodies, (2) private commercial organisations and (3) private non-commercial organisations (including NGOs).
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An Integrated Project proposal has to include one or more associated beneficiaries in order to be eligible. An associated beneficiary may be legally registered outside the EU, provided that the coordinating beneficiary is based within the EU. Priority will be given to transnational projects.
|Further info|| |
Applications will be submitted in two stages:
applicants will be notified and invited to submit full proposals in March 2021.
|Type of Funding||Grants|
|Financial details|| |
It is foreseen that the LIFE programme would contribute
– on average – 10 million € to each IP (i.e. the total project budget could be around 17 million €).
LIFE 2019 – Integrated Projects
EASME Unit B3
For detailed information on LIFE national contact points, please follow this link.