Today, 27th August 2021, the Programme Operator of the Cultural Entrepreneurship, Heritage and Cooperation Programme announced a first call or project proposals under Outcome 3 "Awareness of arts and culture of ethnic and cultural minorities improved (Roma focus)".
Project proposals can be submitted from 27th August 2021 until 5:30 p.m. on 29th November 2021.
Outcome 3 is aimed at the following objectives:
- to promote cultural initiatives of ethnic and cultural minorities (with a focus on Roma) and to attract new audiences, including in remote areas and/or areas with poor access;
- to involve the majority and minority groups (with a focus on Roma) in cultural projects and to improve their access to culture and the arts;
- to improve the situation of the Roma population in Bulgaria, using culture and art as means of developing skills/capacity and/or as a path to education.
Any non-commercial entities, public or private, as well as non-governmental organizations, established as a legal person in Bulgaria, whose principal activity is in the cultural and creative sectors as defined in Regulation (EU) No 1295/2013 on the Creative Europe Programme, including municipalities.
Projects worth a total of € 1,300,000 will be supported, with a maximum and minimum of € 75,000 and € 25,000 per project respectively.
The Application Guidelines and the accompanying documentation are published on the following website: https://eumis2020.government.bg/en/a34573f2/Procedure/Info/14ef905d-f0e1-4686-b932-91548ef2aba4.