Atlantic Area 21-27

First Call for Projects 2022

The First Call for Projects was open from 14 October 2022 to 03 March 2023. Project proposals were submitted under the three thematic Programme priorities and seven specific objectives, as provided in the Approved Cooperation Programme 2021-2027.

At the Monitoring Committee meeting held in Bilbao, on the 28 of June 2023, 27 cooperation projects were approved for financing within the scope of this call. A total of 45.4 million euros was allocated to this call. 

There are no further calls planned at the moment, as soon as we have further information it will be published on our website.

List of projects approved

You can find the list of the 27 approved projects here.

Contracting process for projects approved

The contracting process for recently approved projects is ongoing. Beneficiaries must comply with the following requirements in terms of contractualisation, as already informed by email. Check out section 4 "Contractual arrangements" of the Programme Manual for more information. In case of doubt, please contact your project manager.

First Call documents

Programme key documents

Looking for potential partners?

If you're looking for potential partners for your consortium you can join the Linkedin thematic groups: Blue innovation and competitiveness | Blue and green environment | Blue sustainable tourism and culture


Please read carefully the key documents and the templates provided.

Questions not addressed in the key documents can be sent by email to the Joint Secretariat: You can also contact the National Authority of your country, find here the contacts.

For technical issues related with the application form submission, please contact: