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Call for Applications: Advocate Europe Funding Program - Your Idea for Europe Now


Application deadline: 8 March 2016

Advocate Europe is an annual idea challenge for European initiatives and projects realised by MitOst and Liquid Democracy, funded by Stiftung Mercator. We are looking for unconventional and transnational project proposals which strengthen connection and cohesion in Europe. Advocate Europe is aimed at civil society actors who are looking for start-up funding and support to implement sustainable ideas in the fields of civic education, arts and culture, democracy and participation, social innovation or advocacy. We will fund up to 12 pioneering proposals with grants of up to €50,000 each.


Who can apply?

Non-profit actors looking for funding and support for a project idea for Europe

Do you have an original project idea for strengthening connection and cohesion in Europe and need financial and practical support? Then this is the opportunity for you! For six weeks, between 26 January and 8 March 2016 (18.00 CET) you can propose ideas, initiatives and prototypes of projects that foster connection and cohesion in Europe. Submit your idea here.

Here you can find out more about our eligibility criteria.

Advocate Europe funds non-profit organisations, initiatives and projects from:
Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Lichtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and Vatican City.


To find out more, please visit the Advocate Europe website.