This call is primarily aimed at smaller, local civil society organizations from underdeveloped regions and underserved target groups.

This Call will support small-scale projects lasting from six to twelve months, aimed at interventions proposed and implemented by local civil society organizations in order to increase the well-being of local communities and / or thematic communities consisting of certain social groups with common interests, needs and problems in one of the priority program areas of the Active Citizens Fund.

At least 50% of the total available funds under this Call will be awarded to projects by organizations registered and working in underserved geographic areas and/or by organizations working with vulnerable groups, including Roma.

Deadline for submission offull project proposals: May 31, 2021, 12:00 (noon, Croatian time)

Each individual applicant can submit only one project proposal in this call as a lead applicant.

Each organization can participate in no more than two project proposals in a partner role.

Partnership with entities from Norway is encouraged with additional points in the project evaluation process.

Oral pitching is also planned from April 20 to May 13 2021, as the opportunity for individual oral presentation of the project idea. More information about the call, guidelines and statements can be found here.