Program LIFE 2021-2027: first calls

Program LIFE 2021-2027: first calls
Program LIFE 2021-2027: first calls

The European Commission has published the first calls for the LIFE program 2021-2027 for the environment, the climate and energy.

The 13 July the first call for proposals under the new program was opened LIFE 2021-2027, which includes four subprograms:

  • nature and biodiversity,
  • circular economy and quality of life,
  • mitigation and adaptation to climate change,
  • transition to clean energy.

To partecipate
The opportunity portal of the European Commission in the section funding and tenders submit all LIFE calls for proposals and further instructions on how to submit an application. Proposals can only be sent electronically through this portal!

E’ available a tutorial to guide the user in the application submission process .

Further documentation
The LIFE Team has published on pages of the CINEA LIFE program a lot of useful material for candidates, including recorded information sessions, presentations on open calls with information on the topics covered by the calls, additional information material on LIFE (es. evaluation criteria, type of projects, tips for successful applications): video recordings

Virtual question and answer session: 8 e 9 September 2021
More details will be posted who.

Open calls
I topic open, with different deadlines, I am:

  • LIFE-2021-TA-PP-ENV-SIP – Technical Assistance preparation of ENV SIPs
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-ENV-ENVIRONMENT – Circular Economy, resources from Waste, Air, Water, Soil, Noise, Chemicals, Bauhaus
  • LIFE-2021-CET-BUILDSKILLS – BUILD UP Skills – rebooting the National Platforms and Roadmaps
  • LIFE-2021-CET-HOMERECOM – EU community of “Integrated Home Renovation Services” practitioners
  • LIFE-2021-CET-POLICY – Towards an effective implementation of key legislation in the field of sustainable energy
  • LIFE-2021-NGO-OG-FPA – Operating grants Framework partnerships
  • LIFE-2021-TA-PP-NAT-SNAP – Technical Assistance preparation of SNAPs
  • LIFE-2021-CET-VALUECHAIN – Fostering sustainable energy uptake along the whole value chain in industry and services
  • LIFE-2021-CET-MAINSTREAM – Mainstreaming sustainable energy finance and supporting energy performance in EU sustainable finance criteria and standards
  • LIFE-2021-TA-PP-CLIMA-SIP – Technical Assistance preparation of CLIMA SIPs
  • LIFE-2021-CET-COOLING – Facing the increase in cooling demand of buildings in the coming years
  • LIFE-2021-CET-SMARTSERV – Establish innovative business models and contractual schemes for smart and sector-integrating energy services
  • LIFE-2021-CET-INNOFIN – Innovative financing schemes for sustainable energy investments
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-ENV-GOV – Environment governance
  • LIFE-2021-STRAT-ENV-SIP-two-stage – Strategic Integrated Projects – Environment
  • LIFE-2021-STRAT-CLIMA-SIP-two-stage – Strategic Integrated Projects – Climate Action
  • LIFE-2021-STRAT-NAT-SNAP-two-stage – Strategic Nature Projects
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-CLIMA-GOV – Climate Governance and Information
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-CLIMA-CCA – Climate Change Adaptation
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-CLIMA-CCM – Climate Change Mitigation
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-NAT-NATURE – Nature and Biodiversity
  • LIFE-2021-SAP-NAT-GOV – Nature Governance
  • LIFE-2021-CET-LOCAL – Technical support to clean energy transition plans and strategies in municipalities and regions
  • LIFE-2021-CET-PDA – Disruptive PDA – Technical Assistance to advance market boundaries for sustainable energy investments
  • LIFE-2021-CET-ENERPOV – Addressing building related interventions for vulnerable districts
  • LIFE-2021-CET-ENERCOM – Developing support mechanisms for energy communities and other citizen-led initiatives in the field of sustainable energy
  • LIFE-2021-CET-HOMERENO – Integrated Home Renovation Services
  • LIFE-2021-CET-COALREGIONS – Community-driven clean energy transition in coal, peat and oil-shale regions
  • LIFE-2021-CET-AUDITS – Uptake of energy audits recommendations for the energy transition of companies
  • LIFE-2021-CET-SMARTREADY – Creating the conditions for a global improvement of smart readiness of European buildings
  • LIFE-2021-CET-GOV – Multilevel climate and energy dialogue to deliver the energy governance
  • LIFE-2021-CET-BUILDRENO – Large-scale rollout of buildings renovation
  • LIFE-2021-NGO-OG-SGA – SGA LIFE operating grants

Sources: CHINESE (European Climate Executive Agency, infrastructure and the environment) e newsletter F1RST