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A Guide to EU Funding for Regional Growth - 2023 edition

Explore EU funding opportunities with a new comprehensive guide to EU funding, by the European Parliamentary Research Service. Whether you're a local authority, NGO, business, or individual, this guide is your roadmap to financial support.


Publication date
30 January 2024
European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency


The European Union is committed to fostering regional development and supporting regional and local authorities, NGOs, businesses, professionals, and citizens keen on securing financial support for their projects from various EU funds. To simplify the process of accessing funds, the European Parliamentary Research Service has compiled a comprehensive 'Guide to EU Funding'.

This resource provides easily accessible information on the full spectrum of EU funding sources, conveniently organised by area of action. Whether you are engaged in environmental initiatives, community development, research, or innovation, the guide breaks down the available funding themes into subsections, making research and exploration more straightforward.

Key Features of the Guide:

  1. Comprehensive Coverage: The guide covers a wide variety of funds available, reflecting the diverse needs and priorities of communities across the European Union.

  2. User-Friendly Format: Information is presented clearly and concisely, ensuring that users can quickly find relevant details about the funding opportunities that align with their projects.

  3. Easy Navigation: Hyperlinks embedded in the text provide direct access to the sources of funding information, streamlining the process for potential applicants.

  4. Targeted Sections: The main funding themes are divided into subsections, allowing users to focus on specific areas of interest, whether it's sustainable development, social inclusion, or technological innovation.

  5. Beneficiary Insights: Each section of the guide concludes with a list of major potential beneficiaries, offering a glimpse into the diverse range of entities that can benefit from EU funding.

A Roadmap to EU Funding

Available in 23 different languages, this guide aims to serve a gateway to EU funding opportunities, empowering individuals and organisations to secure support for projects that contribute to their work or community. This guide is designed to offer essential information on EU funding sources, serving as a roadmap for potential fundraisers to plan their course of action meticulously.

Recognizing that applying for EU funding requires careful consideration, the guide encourages potential fundraisers to leverage the information presented and seek specialized advice when needed.


Access the 'Guide to EU Funding' today.

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