Belgrade, 4 February 2020

How to Apply for 500,000 Euros from the Kindom of Norway for the Youth Employment Projects

The informative session where the business support entities, endowments and foundations will be able to get all the information on how to apply for 500,000 Euros grants from the Kingdom of Norway through the “Norway for You – Serbia” project, will be held 10-13 February 2020 in Belgrade, Novi Sad, Niš and Zlatibor.

Kingdom of Norway earmarked 500,000 Euros within a public call for support to the youth employment and social inclusion in the underdeveloped areas, so the activities need to be implemented in one of the 91 local self-governments[1] included in the project. The objective of this call is to contribute to employment for youth and social inclusion of vulnerable and marginalised groups through improving business environment in Serbia’s underdeveloped areas by making local businesses more sustainable and competitive and employ more youth through support provisioned by the beneficiary BSEs.

Project proposals may include interventions aiming to improve the processes of production and quality of services or products, expansion to new markets, introduction of relevant standards and certification, youth employment and enhancing of the business environment on the local level. Beneficiaires of these activities must be citizens of the towns and municipalities includide in the “Norway for You – Serbia” project. All interested can submit their project proposals until 8 March 2020, while the grants may vary from 20,000 to 100,000 Euros.

The detailed CfP criteria and supporting documentation to be submitted are available on the “Norway for You” project website www.norveskazavas.org.rs (Opportunities/Public Calls), while the  informative session will be organised as per the following schedule:

  • Monday, 10 February 2020, Belgrade, hotel Crystal (Internacionalnih brigada 9, rooftop hall), 11AM
  • Tuesday, 11 February 2020, Novi Sad, hotel Sheraton (Polgar Andraša 1, Constantinus 1 hall), 11AM
  • Wednesday, 12 February 2020, Niš, Regional Centre of Professional Development in Education (Pariske komune bb, classroom on the first floor), 11AM
  • Thursday, 13 February 2020, Zlatibor, hotel Mona (Miladina Pećinca 26, Koledo hall), 11AM

Everyone who is interested to participate in the informative sessions has to apply by filling out the electronic form (click on link).

 

[1] Aleksinac, Alibunar, Babušnica, Bač, Bajina Bašta, Batočina, Bela Crkva, Bela Palanka, Blace, Bogatić, Bojnik, Boljevac, Bosilegrad, Brus, Bujanovac, Crna Trava, Čoka, Ćićevac, Ćuprija, Despotovac, Dimitrovgrad, Doljevac, Gadžin Han, Golubac, Irig, Ivanjica, Kladovo, Knić, Knjaževac, Koceljeva, Kovačica, Kovin, Kraljevo, Krupanj, Kučevo, Kuršumlija, Lebane, Leskovac, Loznica, Lučani, Ljig, Ljubovija, Mali Iđoš, Mali Zvornik, Malo Crniće, Medveđa, Merošina, Mionica, Negotin, Nova Crnja, Nova Varoš, Novi Bečej, Novi Pazar, Odžaci, Opovo, Osečina, Paraćin, Petrovac na Mlavi, Plandište, Preševo, Priboj, Prijepolje, Prokuplje, Raška, Ražanj, Rekovac, Sečanj, Sjenica, Smederevska Palanka, Sokobanja, Srbobran, Surdulica, Svilajnac, Svrljig, Šid, Titel, Trgovište, Trstenik, Tutin, Ub, Varvarin, Velika Plana, Veliko Gradište, Vladičin Han, Vladimirci, Vlasotince, Žabalj, Žabari, Žagubica, Žitište and Žitorađa.