The 2nd Call for Proposals is now open!



Priority Axis 2:

A sustainable and climate-adaptable cross-border area.

Thematic Objective 6:
Preserving And Protecting The Environment And Promoting Resource Efficiency.

Investment priority 6c:
Conserving, protecting, promoting and developing natural and cultural heritage.
Specific Objective: To valorize cross border area cultural and natural heritage for tourist purposes.

Investment priority
6d:Protecting and restoring biodiversity, soil protection and restoration and promoting ecosystem services including NATURA 2000 and green infrastructures. Specific Objective: To enhance the effectiveness of biodiversity protection activities.

Investment priority
6f:Promoting innovative technologies to improve environmental protection and resource efficiency in the waste sector, water sector, soil protection or to reduce air pollution.Specific Objective: To enhance water management.

Priority Axis 4:

A socially inclusive cross-border area.

Thematic Objective 9:
Promoting social inclusion, combating poverty and any discrimination.

Investment priority 9a: Investing in health and social infrastructure which contribute to national, regional and local development, reducing inequalities in terms of health status, promoting social inclusion through improved access to social, cultural and recreational services and the transition from institutional to community-based services. Specific Objective: To improve access to primary and emergency health care (at isolated and deprived communities) in the cross border area.

Investment priority 9c: Providing support for social enterprises.Specific Objective:To expand social entrepreneurship in the cross border area.

Submission Period
From  14/12/2015 to 31/03/2016 (until 16.30)

Available Budget

The total budget available for the present Call is 35.200.000,00 € (of which 29.920.000,00 € ERDF and 5.280.000,00 € National co-Financing).  


In order to avoid duplication, applicants are advised to download and consult the list of the studies conducted by projects during the Programming Period 2007-2013 by the Operational Programme Greece-Bulgaria.



2nd Call for Proposals

Applicant's Package
2.APPLICATION FORM-2nd Call-v3 (updated: 07.03.2016!)
7. JoB-2014-2020-2nd Call-V2.xls (updated: 27.01.2016!)

1. Project Application Guidelines - Summary of Modifications (updated: 22.03.2016!)

Joint Ministerial Decision (YPASYD)-NEW!-07.04.2016

Project Implementation Manual with Annexes

Studies implemented during the 2007-2013 Programming Period

Please download and use on the updated version of the Application form (version 2) for your Project proposals. Compared to the previous version, some minor inconsistencies are corrected in the sheet “Project identification”.



Partner search form (to fill & send to

Partner search file: Priority Axis 2 (updated: 05.02.2016)

Partner search file: Priority Axis 4 (updated: 21.01.2016)

Project ideas (to fill & send to

Project ideas (updated: 18.03.2016)

Question Form

Q&A's (Updated: 18.04.2016)

Priority axis
Area of intervention
Lead partner
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