First call in numbers

Posted on 7th September 2015 | Category: Programme

The first call is closed and we are busy assessing the submitted project proposals. We aim to finalise the assessment by December 2015.

For now, you can have a look at what the first call brought. Here are some key figures about the first call for proposals.


The number of weeks the first Interreg Europe call for proposals lasted. It opened on 22 June and closed on 31 July 2015.


The number of project proposals the programme received via the online application system with the supporting documents sent by mail.


The number of organisations applying for cooperation. They come from all Interreg Europe partner states.

205 413

The average ERDF co-financing the partners ask for for their cooperation.

441 021 813

The total ERDF buget the project proposals apply for. Partners from Norway apply for another 1,455,764 EUR of their national funds.

We received proposals from all four topics. You can see below the number of project proposals submitted and the share of each topic in the total.

Project proposals by topic - visual

Institutions from all Interreg Europe partner states took part in the first call. Have a look how active your country was.

First call partners by country visual

For the first time, Interreg Europe opened the cooperation possibility also to private non-profit bodies. Many decided to join in the cooperation with the public sector in improving their regional development policies.

First call partners by legal status visual

In the coming weeks we will inform you about the first step of the assessment, about the results of the eligibility check. Follow our website and social media for the updates.

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