The European Commission launched the RegioStars Awards 2017 – this annual competition celebrates its 10th anniversary this year – for the most innovative regional development projects co-funded by the EU’s Structural Funds, which will be awarded on 10 October 2017 during the European Week of Regions and Cities (OPEN DAYS) in Brussels.
The Award Categories for 2017 are:
1) Smart Specialisation for SME innovation
2) Energy Union: Climate action
3) Women Empowerment and Active Participation
4) Education and training
5) CityStars: Cities in Digital Transition
For the 2017 awards, the selected finalists will be invited to attend the RegioStars 2017 Awards Ceremony which will take place in October 2017 in the frame of the OPEN DAYS.
For further information and the application forms see: http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/en/regio-stars-awards/.
The Managing Authority’s deadline for sending in the most innovative projects to the European Commission is 10 April 2017. Interested Lead Beneficiaries should submit their application preferably in English (or German) language until 5 April 2017 to the Managing Authority/Joint Secretariat of the Cooperation Programme Interreg V-A Slovenia-Austria via e-mail to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In case of further questions please contact: email@example.com.