The focus of the call is two-part:
- strengthening civil society and active citizenship
- empowering vulnerable groups
The applicants may submit applications in partnership with other public or private entities and/or informal organizations (Project Partners). Partnerships between larger and smaller/less experienced entities are strongly recommended.
Applicants are also encouraged to include a partnership with a donor project partner as part of their application.
The open call has a total allocation of €1,165,000.
There are two project tiers in terms of size:
- Tier 1: €25,000-100,000 (medium and large projects, between 12 and 20 months)
- Tier 2: €5,000-25,000 (small projects, between 6 and 12 months)
Project maximum funding rate: 100% of eligible expenditure.
Application deadline: 05/11/2021 at 13:00 EEST (Cyprus local time).