Boosting sustainable tourism development and capacity of tourism SMEs through transnational cooperation

Instrument/Program eligible areas: 
BELGIUM
CZECH REPUBLIC
DANMARK
GERMANY
EESTI
IRELAND
SPAIN
FRANCE
CROATIA
ITALY
LATVIA
LIECHTENSTEIN
LITHUANIA
LUXEMBOURG
HUNGARY
MALTA
NETHERLANDS
AUSTRIA
POLAND
PORTUGAL
ROMANIA
SWITZERLAND
SLOVENIA
SLOVAKIA
FINLAND
SWEDEN
UNITED KINGDOM
GREECE
CYPRUS
BULGARIA
Call: 

Scope:

Under the general objective of strengthening the competitiveness and sustainability of the tourism sector, the actions will particularly aim at improving the business environment for tourism enterprises, through enhanced socio-economic and market intelligence and exchange of best practices, diversifying and increasing the visibility of Europe's transnational tourism offer, as well as boosting capacity of tourism SMEs through transnational cooperation and knowledge transfer.

Expected Impact:

Enhanced transnational cooperation of public and private stakeholders (including SMEs) to boost tourism sustainability

Topic/s: 

1.   Eligible countries: described in section 6 of the Call document and in the eligible third countries list.

 

2.   Eligibility and admissibility conditions: described in sections 5 and 6 of the Call document.
     

 

     Proposal page limits and layout: Please refer to Part B of the standard proposal template.

3.   Evaluation

      3.1 Evaluation criteria, scoring and threshold: described in sections 8 and 9 of the Call document.
      

      3.2 For submission and evaluation process, see Guide for applicants.
  

 

4.   Indicative timetable for evaluation and grant agreement: described in section 3 of the Call document.

 

5.   Proposal templates and model grant agreements (MGA):

      COSME Grants (COS-GA):

      Proposal templates are available in the submission system below.
      Multi-beneficiary Model Grant Agreement

Members of consortium are required to conclude a consortium agreement prior to the signature of the grant agreement.

For grants awarded under this topic, beneficiaries may provide support to third parties as described in section 12 of the Call Text. The support to third parties can only be provided in the form of grants.

6.   Additional documents:

      COSME Work Programme 2019

      COSME establishment act 

      Guidelines for Awarding Financial Support to Third Parties (Tourism SMEs)

      Proposal Template (including all annexes)

Field: 
Innovation
Call Budget: 
5 000 000,00€
Co-funding euro maximum: 
5 000 000,00 €
Opening date: 
7th Aug 2019
Deadline date: 
24th Oct 2019
Call typology: 
Call