About the Creative Europe Programme
The Creative Europe programme 2021-2027 has a budget of € 2.44 billion, compared to €1.47 billion of the previous programme (2014-2020). Creative Europe invests in actions that reinforce cultural diversity and respond to the needs and challenges of the cultural and creative sectors.
The main objectives of the programme are to
- safeguard, develop and promote European cultural and linguistic diversity and heritage
- increase the competitiveness and economic potential of the cultural and creative sectors, in particular the audiovisual sector
The novelties of the programme will contribute to the recovery of these sectors, reinforcing their efforts to become more inclusive, more digital and environmentally more sustainable.
The Creative Europe programme is divided in 3 strands: the CULTURE strand, the MEDIA strand and the CROSS-SECTORAL strand.
About the Call for European Cooperation Projects
European Cooperation Projects are transnational projects involving cultural and creative organisations from different countries taking part in the programme. They give cultural organisations of all sizes the possibility to co-produce, cooperate, experiment, innovate, be mobile and learn from each other. The action aims to improve access to European culture and creative works and to promote innovation and creativity.
Funding is available for 3 categories of projects: small, medium and large-scale projects. All categories are of a maximum duration of 48 months.
Minimum 3 entities from 3 different eligible countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme.
Minimum 5 entities from 5 different eligible countries participating in the Creative Europe.
Minimum 10 entities from 10 different eligible countries participating in the Creative Europe Programme.