On the 2nd March 2020, the RegioStars 2020 contest organised by the European Commission annually has just started. If your project received co-financing from the European Union, it is innovative and demonstrates new approaches in regional development – this competition is for you!
Projects can be submitted in one of five thematic categories: Industrial Transition for a smart Europe, Circular Economy for a Green Europe, Skills&education for a digital Europe, Citizens engagement for cohesive European Cities, Youth empowerment for cooperation across borders – 30 years of Interreg (Topic of the year 2020).
Applications may be submitted by project managers, with the endorsement of the Managing Authority. Only five projects can be submitted per one programme in each category, which started after 1st January 2007.
The award ceremony will take place in October 2020 in Brussels during a gala during the European Week of Regions and Cities.
Application forms should be sent by 9 May 2020 through the website: https://regiostarsawards.eu/
More information is available on the European Commission website: https://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/regio-stars-awards/#1