Who can apply?
The call is open for applications of consortia formed by legal entities (public or private bodies) established in one of the eligible countries. For all call topics, this includes:
- EU Member States (including overseas countries and territories (OCTs))
- Participating States in the UCPM: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iceland, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, and Türkiye.
In addition, for Topic 1 (Prevention) and Topic 2 (Preparedness), the following countries are eligible for funding:
- Instrument for Pre-Accession (IPA) beneficiary countries not participating in the UCPM: Kosovo.
- European Neighbourhood Policy countries: East (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) and South (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia).
Proposals must be submitted by a consortium consisting of at least three beneficiaries from a minimum of three different eligible states.
The project coordinator must be an entity from a UCPM Member/Participating State.
For more information, refer to Section 6. Eligibility and Section 7. Financial and operational capacity and exclusion of the KAPP call documents.