Micro Projects

You can submit an application for funding as either a Micro Project or a Regular Project. Micro Projects are a great way for smaller organisations to take part in small-scale cross-border cooperation projects.

Micro Projects  are only open to local authorities (EN) and collectivités publiques (FR) and organisations employing less than 50 people and have a turnover of less than €10 million.

The key details about micro projects can be found below.

Intervention Rate 80%
Total Budget € 500,000 (maximum)
Project Duration 27 Months (maximum)
Calls 2 calls for projects per year

Application Process

Details of the Micro Project application process can be found below:


Contact your local facilitator to discuss your initial project idea.

Remember, your project idea must be in-line with one of our 5 specific objectives

Micro Project Guidance Note

Learn more about our Specific Objectives Find your nearest facilitator


Work with your facilitator to complete the full application form

A preparation application form can be downloaded below. Please note that this is only a template and your final application must be submitted by our electronic management system, eMS.

Download application form  eMS user guide


Submitting your final application

You can submit your application during one of our two call for projects per year:

  • 21 March – 10 April
  • 10 – 24 October