Birmingham City Council’s European and International Affairs (EIA) team advice on future EU funding opportunities including:
|Interreg 5 (2014-2020), promoting cross-border, transnational and inter-regional cooperation of various entities, institutions and companies on relevant matters, the INTERREG programme is an important tool for European regional development.|
Erasmus +, beginning on 1 January 2014 and replacing current funding programmes run by the European Commission in the area of education, training, youth and sport.
|Creative Europe will replace the MEDIA, MEDIA Mundus and Culture programmes from 2014 and has a total budget of € 1.46 billion (2014-2020).|
|COSME, an EU programme for the competitiveness of enterprises and SMEs running from 2014 to 2020 with a planned budget of €2.3bn.|
|Horizon 2020, designed to implement the ‘Innovation Union’, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative to secure Europe’s global competitiveness. It is the EU’s new programme for research and innovation to create new growth and jobs in Europe with a budget of €70 billion for the 2014 to 2020 period.|