International cooperation grants // expired

Sector: Culture and creative industries
Type: Grant
Organiser: House of Europe
Location: Ukraine and EU and Eastern Partnership countries
Deadline: 21 November 2019 at 15.00 Kyiv time


Submission of applications is closed. The results of the first stage will be announced at the end of December 2019.


This opportunity is perfectly suitable for:

Non-profit organisations registered in Ukraine or the EU

 ■ In cooperation with one or more organisation(s) registered in the EU or Ukraine

 ■ Organisations from an Eastern Partnership country (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova) can be an additional partner.

 ■ With a proven track record of previously implemented cultural projects

 ■ With the will to jointly conceive and implement a project

What is it all about?

This opportunity

 ■ Funds international cooperation and coproduction projects developed and run jointly by Ukrainian and EU (or Eastern Partnership) organisations.

 ■ Enhances the international visibility and networks of Ukrainian cultural actors, fosters dialogue and mutual understanding, and deepens collaboration between Ukrainian and EU (or Eastern Partnership) cultural organisations.

In particular, it supports

 ■ Initiatives of dialogue and intellectual exchange in areas such as, but not limited to, history, archives, critical thinking, human rights, social inclusion, gender equality, etc.

 ■ Coproductions in fields such as, but not limited to, theatre, cinema, visual arts, etc.


3-12 months

What do I get?
Funding for the implementation of your cooperation or coproduction project: up to EUR 25,000 or from EUR 25,001 to EUR 50,000
What do I need to apply?

First, a concept note including 

■ A description of your project idea 

■ Information about your and the partnering organisation(s) and the estimated cost of the project

If selected for the second stage of the application process:

■ Detailed outline of your project

■ Detailed budget plan

■ Implementation plan

■ Communication plan

■ Supporting documents


Good to know:

■ All organisations involved must be registered legal entities.

■ All organisations involved must be able to demonstrate relevant experience and a proven track of successfully implemented cultural projects. 

■ Either a Ukrainian organisation (with EU or Eastern Partnership country partner organisation) or an EU organisation (with a Ukrainian partner organisation) can apply. The applying organisation is responsible for project implementation and reporting.

■ Your organisation can be funded only once through a House of Europe international cooperation grant.

■ However, your organisation may still apply for other House of Europe opportunities. 

■ If unsuccessful, your organisation can apply in the next call, updating your initial project proposal.

■ Co-funding is not requested, but strongly encouraged.

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