Estonian EU external border programme


Estonia-Russia CBC Programme has received 39 Full Application Forms (FAF) within the 1st Call for proposals submitted via electronic monitoring system (eMS).

Total grant requested by the projects is EUR 15 277 807  while the available Programme finances for this call amounts to EUR 9 580 540.

Altogether 42 projects out of 76 project summaries received, were invited to submit FAF according to the decision of the Joint Monitoring Committee of Estonia-Russia CBC Programme.

1st Call for proposal was open under three thematic objectives:

  • Business and SME development (TO1);
  • Environmental protection, climate change mitigation and adaptation (TO6);
  • Support to local and regional good governance (TO5).

Call was launched on 17 January 2017 with the deadline for submission of Project Summary Forms on 4 May 2017. Deadline for submission of Full Application Forms for pre-selected projects was 14 February 2018.

Now the Joint Technical Secretariat is in process of administrative eligibility check of submitted applications and if clarifications are needed the applicant will be contacted via eMS.

Final decisions by the Joint Monitoring Committee on the evaluation process are expected by the end of June 2018.