EU Funding Calls 2018

This is a list of forthcoming EU calls for proposals.


Call name Short description Link Deadline
Prevent and combat gender-based violence and violence against children Priorities are primary prevention of gender-based violence (GBV) (i.e. changing social attitudes and behaviour, in order to end tolerance of all forms of violence), protection and support for victims of GBV and violence against children, coordination and adaptation of support services to include refugees and migrants, treatment of perpetrators to prevent reoffending, and national coordination of frameworks or action plans for violence against children

14 November 2017



Restricted call for proposals: Ensure the highest level of protection of privacy and personal data Due to changes in priorities of the 2017 Rights, Equality and Citizenship work programme, this topic’s content and opening date are expected to be modified. The opening of the topic would be delayed by mid-October. Also budget and eligibility criteria would change. More information will be provided as soon as the changes are confirmed.


25 January 2018



Restricted call for proposals to address gender gaps over the life-cycle The aim of the call is to support projects by Member States that analyse existing gender gaps and develop effective measures to tackle them, in particular the gender gap in pensions. The underlying reasons for women’s lower income and women’s greater risk of poverty are manifold: women participate less in the labour market, they work fewer hours, and they are paid less than men on average.

22 February 2018



Call for proposals for fight against drugs The objective is to address the external dimension of drug trafficking by improving expertise in the area of drug trafficking, in particular by enhancing operational knowledge, detection capacity, investigation and prosecution at the EU level and with key third countries;
to promote best practices on addressing fragmentation of the relevant information and intelligence along the drug trafficking routes to and from the EU;
to promote best practices concerning inter alia the detection of cocaine secondary extraction laboratories, indoor and outdoor cannabis cultivation, synthetic drugs labs and modus operandi notably via containers.

13 March 2018



Erasmus + calls 2017-2018


Civil Society Cooperation in the Field of Education and Training and Youth EACEA/26/2017

Cooperation with civil society organisations in the fields of education, training and youth is essential to create a broad sense of ownership in relation to lifelong learning strategies and policies, and to take into consideration stakeholders’ ideas and concerns at all levels. It is important for raising awareness about the EU strategy for growth and jobs, the Strategic Framework for European cooperation in Education and Training (ET 2020), specific policy agendas such as the Bologna process in Higher Education or the Riga-Copenhagen process in Vocational Education and Training (VET), the European Agenda for Adult Learning, as well as the EU Youth Strategy.

14 December 2017



Call for proposals: KA3 Joint Qualifications in Vocational Education and Training EACEA/27/2017

The overall objectives of the call are, on the one hand, to increase the employability of young people and to contribute to the development of a highly skilled, qualified and mobile workforce from which companies should also benefit and, on the other hand, to support joint developments in VET in Europe and strengthen overall its quality, relevance and attractiveness.

The specific objective of the call is to support the preparation or setting up of joint VET qualifications including at higher level or the improvement of such existing qualifications

31 January 2018



ERASMUS+ Call for Proposals 2018 (EAC/A05/2017) Erasmus+ is the European Union programme for education, training, youth and sport. It aims to modernise education, training and youth work across Europe. It is open to education, training, youth and sport organisations across all sectors of lifelong learning, including school education, further and higher education, adult education and the youth sector.


01 February 2018




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Main website:  Calls for Proposals, European Commission

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