Main funding opportunities

Economic, social and territorial support

Cohesion policy (or regional policy) supports economic, social and territorial cohesion in regions that qualify for funding.

European Structural and Investment Funds refers to 5 main funds that combine to support economic development across all EU countries:

All EU regions can benefit from the ERDF and ESF. The CF is for the less developed regions.

Major infrastructure projects

JASPERS is a special technical assistance instrument that was developed jointly by the European Commission, the European Investment Bank group and other financial institutions.

It assists public administrations in the preparation of major projects which could be co-financed by EU funds and helps cities and regions absorb European funds through top-quality projects.

Advisory services on financial instruments

fi-compass is a special technical assistance instrument that was developed jointly by the European Commission, the European Investment Bank group and other financial institutions. It is a platform for advisory services on financial instruments under the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) and microfinance under the Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI).

Other funding opportunities