CERV - European Remembrance

Deadline :
March 24, 2022 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
Funding available:
€8,000,000
Partners required:
Proposals must be submitted by a consortium of at least 2 applicants (beneficiaries; not affiliated entities)

Funding Programme

Citizenship, Equality, Rights and Values (CERV) is the EU's funding programme for citizens' engagement and the implementation of EU rights and values. Read more about CERV here.

Call overview

This call supports projects aimed at commemorating defining events in modern European history.  

Call details

The objective of this call for proposals is to support projects aimed at commemorating defining events in modern European history, including the causes and consequences of authoritarian and totalitarian regimes, and at raising awareness among European citizens of their common history, culture, cultural heritage and values, thereby enhancing their understanding of the Union, its origins, purpose, diversity and achievements and of the importance of mutual understanding and tolerance.

Projects must address one (or both) of the following policy priorities set for 2022:  

  1. Commemoration of and research and education about crimes committed under totalitarian regimes
  1. Resistance, democratic transition and democratic consolidation in the EU

Activities  to be funded under this topic:

  • Training activities
  • Publications
  • Online tools
  • Research, including provenance research
  • non-formal education
  • Public debates
  • Exhibitions
  • Collection and digitisation of testimonies
  • Innovative and creative actions, etc.

In line  with the EU strategy on combating antisemitism, the development of a network  of young Ambassadors to promote Holocaust remembrance in schools,  universities and vocational and education training institutions would be a particularly  interesting activity.

Eligibility

In order  to be eligible for funding, the applicants (beneficiaries and affiliated  entities) must:

  • be legal entities (public or private bodies)
  • be established in one of the eligible countries, i.e. EU Member  States (including overseas countries and territories (OCTs)) or non-EU  countries: countries associated to the CERV Programme or countries which are  in ongoing negotiations for an association agreement and where the agreement  enters into force before grant signature
  • be public local/regional authorities, or non-profit organisations,  including civil society organisations, survivors' associations, and cultural,  youth, educational and research organisations.

Consortium Composition

Proposals  must be submitted by a consortium of at least 2 applicants (beneficiaries;  not affiliated entities), which comply with the conditions explained above;  preference is given to transnational projects.

 

Budget

Project budget (maximum grant amount): no limit. The grant awarded  may be lower than the amount requested.

 

Project duration

Projects should normally range between 12 and 24 months (extensions  are possible, if duly justified and through an amendment).

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Deadline :
March 24, 2022 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
Funding available:
€8,000,000
Partners required:
Proposals must be submitted by a consortium of at least 2 applicants (beneficiaries; not affiliated entities)