Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme 2014-2020

The Northern Periphery and Arctic 2014-2020 forms a cooperation between 9 programme partner countries. The NPA 2014-2020 is part of the European Territorial Cooperation Objective, supported by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and ERDF equivalent funding from non EU partner countries.

Despite geographical differences, the large programme area shares a number of joint challenges and opportunities that can best be overcome and realised by transnational cooperation. It is the programme’s vision is to help to generate vibrant, competitive and sustainable communities, by harnessing innovation, expanding the capacity for entrepreneurship and seizing the unique growth initiatives and opportunities of the Northern and Arctic regions in a resource efficient way.

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Programme Area

We are launching a new project competition called the Arctic Project Awards! The award highlights good practice projects focused on topics of...

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The Monitoring Committee is pleased to introduce two supplementary types of preparatory projects: clustering and micro projects. In addition, from now...

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The Fifth Call for main project applications will be open from 1st October 2017 to 28th February 2018. The call is open for all 4 Priority Axes....

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During the summer holiday period, the Joint Secretariat and Managing Authority will not be fully staffed.

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The Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme is seeking to appoint a suitably educated and appropriately experienced person to the position of Head of...

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Starting today, the Joint Secretariat has a new volunteer, Assena Rokanova Sørensen. She will work at the Secretariat for the next 5 months. Assena...

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The NPA 2014-2020 Monitoring Committee met on 1st-2nd March in Copenhagen to decide on the applications submitted for the Fourth Call. The Monitoring...

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During the Christmas holiday period, the Joint Secretariat and Managing Authority will not be fully staffed.

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As of today, all NPA main projects are available in the KEEP database. This database was developed by the INTERACT Programme.

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This workshop is jointly organised by Interreg and ENI cross-border programmes operating within the Arctic (Northern Periphery and Arctic, Interreg...

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This event is the next joint activity between the Arctic Interreg and ENI Programmes.

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This seminar offered technical sessions led by the Joint Secretariat for applicants targeting primarily the 5th Call for Applications.

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Who can apply for funding?

The programme is open for public and private partners of all kinds from the programme area. Ensuring the correct mix of project partners is crucial to achieving genuine transnational cooperation and successful results.

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Fifth Call

The Fifth Call for Applications will run from 1st October 2017 to 28th February 2018. Decisions will be made in June 2018. The Terms of Reference for the call will be decided after an analysis of thematic gaps.

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Arctic Cooperation

This collaboration between European programmes in the Arctic is encouraged and mandated by the European Commission. You can expect coordinated websites, joint events, an Arctic project award, joint publications, etc.

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