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Call for applications – submission deadline 4th April 2024 

February 19, 2024

Call for applications – submission deadline 4th April 2024 

The European Open Rivers Programme is pleased to announce a new call for applications from 21st February 2024, with a […]

Call for Dam Removal (demolition) applications – submission deadline 8th December 2023

November 3, 2023

Call for Dam Removal (demolition) applications – submission deadline 8th December 2023

The European Open Rivers Programme is inviting project submissions for dam removal: demolition grants from 3rd November 2023, with the […]

Call for applications – deadline for new submissions – 1 September 2023

July 7, 2023

Call for applications – deadline for new submissions – 1 September 2023

The Open Rivers Programme is currently accepting applications for all grant categories from eligible applicants from all European countries. Secure funding for your project by submitting an application through our application portal.

Focused call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 14th April 2023

February 16, 2023

Focused call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 14th April 2023

On 24th February, the Open Rivers Programme will open a new call for applications for grant categories A and B with a deadline for short Expressions of Interest (EoI) of 14th April 2023 at 17:00 CET.

Call for Expressions of Interest and Proposals – deadline for new submissions – 9th December 2022

October 21, 2022

Call for Expressions of Interest and Proposals – deadline for new submissions – 9th December 2022

The European Open Rivers Programme is inviting Expressions of Interest (EoI) for project submissions for dam removal preparatory and demolition projects that fall under grant categories A1, A2, A3 and B.

Call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 8th July 2022 

May 27, 2022

Call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 8th July 2022 

The European Open Rivers Programme is inviting Expressions of Interest (EoI) for project submissions for small dam removal preparatory and demolition projects that fall under grant categories A and B.

Call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 5th January 2022

November 19, 2021

Call for Expressions of Interest – deadline for new submissions – 5th January 2022

The Open Rivers Programme envisions a future of free-flowing rivers with healthy, diverse and connected ecosystems across Europe, which are enjoyed, valued, and protected by the communities that depend on them.