ERDF Open calls – research and innovation
SELEP currently has one call open for applications against Priority Axis 1 – Research and innovation
The above link will take you to the individual call on gov.uk, where you can find further information and download the detailed call specification.
Applying for ERDF funding
Applications for ERDF are submitted directly to DCLG for consideration in a two-step process.
An outline application is submitted in response to an Open Call and is assessed for eligibility.
If the project application is deemed eligible, the application is invited to submit a full application, which is fully appraised for compliance and strategic fit.
Detailed information on the application process can be found at GOV.UK or by following the links below:
- Outline application form and guidance notes
- Full application form
- Eligibility rules
- State aid compliance
- Branding and publicity guidance
- Outputs and results
For further information on ERDF or to discuss a potential project idea, please contact our ERDF Technical Facilitator:
07701 394 521
Further reading & links
Click here for a short guide to the European Regional Development Fund and European Social Fund
Click here to read the ERDF 2014-2020 Operational Programme
Click here for Government’s webpages on European Structural Investment Funds
Click here to subscribe to email alerts for European Structural Investment Funds
Click here to see a list of all open and closed ERDF calls across England