This call will identify potential entrepreneurs among migrants and raise awareness about entrepreneurship within migrant communities. Specifically, the focus is on:
- Training courses (e.g. on entrepreneurship, business planning, the legal aspects of setting up a company and hiring employees, etc.)
- Mentoring schemes for migrant entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs
The aim of these activities is to help migrants to become self-employed and build a successful enterprise (profit-generating and/or with social objectives).
Applicants must be established in one of the 28 EU countries.
Budget and project duration
The total budget earmarked for the co-financing of projects is estimated at €2,225,000.
The maximum duration of projects is 24 months.
Maximum EU financing rate of eligible costs: The contribution will be up to 85% of the total cost of the project.
Call for proposals
The full text of the call for proposals is available below.
Applications must comply with the requirements set out in the full text and be submitted using the provided forms.
Please note that the deadline for electronic submission is 24 May 2018 at 17.00 (Brussels time).
Additional information, including the updated list of the call's questions and answers, will be posted on this page during the publication stage, so we encourage you to visit it regularly.
Questions on this call for proposals can be submitted by sending an email to: GROW-CFP-17278-MIGRANTS@ec.europa.eu