INTERREG Danube Region pre-announces its second call for proposals opening in October 2023

The Danube Region Programme will be launching its second call for proposals on 2 October 2023. This one-step call for proposals will require applicants to prepare and submit the full application form online through the Joint Electronic Monitoring System - Jems. The submission deadline is 29 February 2024.

Projects submitted under the second call should focus on one of the following specific objectives:

  • SO 1.1    Research and innovation
  • SO 1.2    Skills for smart specialisation, industrial transition and entrepreneurship
  • SO 2.1    Renewable energy
  • SO 2.2   Climate change adaptation and disaster risk prevention
  • SO 2.3   Access to water and sustainable water management
  • SO 2.4   Protection and preservation of the nature and biodiversity
  • SO 3.1   Labour markets and access to quality employment
  • SO 3.2   Education, training and lifelong learning
  • SO 3.3   Culture and sustainable tourism
  • SO 4.2   Institutional capacities for territorial and macro-regional governance


The Danube Region Programme has allocated 55.051.854,53 EUR for the second call for proposals. 

Eligible applicants include public authorities, non-profit organizations, educational institutions, research organizations, and other relevant stakeholders from the Danube region. Each project has to involve at least three financing project partners from three different countries of the programme area.

All necessary information and the application package will be made available from October on the source page of this announcement:

To assist potential applicants with project generation and the application process, we will provide individual consultations and organise information events and webinars. Details of these events will be shared on our website and social media channels.

Geographical focus
  • Danube Macroregion
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
  • Engineering and Technology
  • General
  • Humanities
  • Medical and Health Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences

Entry created by POLICY ANSWERS Project support on July 26, 2023
Modified on July 26, 2023