On 28 February 2014 CIVITAS CAPITAL opened its first in a series of four calls to co-fund take-up activities in the field of sustainable urban mobility. This call offers a total of 120.000 Euros in co-funding to support the take-up of sustainable urban mobility measures.
The call will be open for five weeks. The deadline for applications will be 4 April 2014. Following an evaluation by the CIVITAS CAPITAL Management Committee and final approval by the European Commission, the co-funded take-up activities are expected to start by the end of May 2014.
CIVITAS CAPITAL is seeking proposals for the following take-up levels:
- ‘Being inspired’: study tours, workshops or similar activities at the initial take-up phase;
- ‘Structural dialogue’: concrete staff exchange between take-up and donor cities;
- ‘Studies’: evaluation (long-term; impact and process), feasibility studies, etc.;
- ‘Systematic transfer’: feasibility studies leading towards pilot demonstration and implementation ;
Between 3 and 5 take-up activities per take-up level are expected to receive up to 50% co-funding between €1.000 and €10.000 Euros.
Applications may be submitted by individual or teamed-up organisations. Activities that have previously been funded by the CIVITAS Initiative are not eligible. Organisations applying for funding need to be established in an EU Member State or Albania, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Israel, Kosovo, Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland or Turkey.
The CIVITAS CAPITAL project has been set up to systematically capitalize on the results of CIVITAS and create an effective value chain for urban mobility solutions. It places specific emphasis on supporting the transfer of successfully implemented CIVITAS measures from pioneer to take-up cities across Europe.
For more information and all call documents, please visit www.civitas.eu/content/activity-fund or contact icre [at] polisnetwork [dot] eu.