European Cooperation projects 2022
Important update (10/3/2022)
The deadline for submission of European Cooperation projects has been extended to 5th May 2022, 17:00 CET.
Applicants that started the submission process in the Funding and Tenders Opportinities Portal (FTOP) will receive an automatic notification.
The new deadline and the timelines will be adapted on FTOP and in all relevant documents in the coming days.
The European Commission encourages to set up partnerships with artists and institutions from Ukraine.
The 2022 call for proposals for European Cooperation projects has been launched.
European Cooperation Projects are transnational projects involving cultural and creative organisations from different countries taking part in the programme. They give cultural organisations of all sizes the possibility to co-produce, cooperate, experiment, innovate, be mobile and learn from each other. The action aims to improve access to European culture and creative works and to promote innovation and creativity. Projects can cover one or more cultural and creative sectors and can be interdisciplinary.
There are three categories of Cooperation projects:
min. 3 entities from 3 different countries | max. 80% co-funding & max.
200 000 €.
min. 5 entities from 5 different countries | max. 70% co-funding & max.
1 000 000 €.
min. 10 entities from 10 different countries | max. 60% co-funding & max.
2 000 000 €.
Its main objectives are transnational creation & circulation and innovation, targeting the following priorities:
- audience development and engagement
- social inclusion
- international dimension
The additional annual sector-specific priorities for 2022 are targeting the following sectors:
- book & publishing sector
- cultural heritage
- fashion & design
- sustainable cultural tourism
You need guidance? You have a project idea you would like to develop or you are already planning on submitting your cooperation project?
Join us for our info sessions (more to be announced soon).
If you would like to schedule a separate consultancy, you can get in touch with us:
Marc RETTEL, Creative Europe Desk Culture – Luxembourg
phone: +352 46 49 46 21