The call is open for RegioStars Awards 2019! Are you proud of your project? Would you describe it as original, innovative and inspiring? Does it deserve recognition for identifying good practices in regional development? Perhaps this is your year - submit an application now!

You can apply in any of the five Award categories:

  • Smart growth: Promoting digital transformation
  • Sustainable growth: Connecting green, blue and grey
  • Inclusive growth: Combatting inequalities and poverty
  • Urban development: Building climate-resilient cities
  • Topic of the year 2019: Modernising health services

To be eligible, the project needs to be fully implemented or sufficiently advanced in a way that it can demonstrate progress in the achievement of the original objectives. 

Submit your project for pre-selection

We encourage Interreg Europe projects working on the above mentioned topics to express their interest to participate. Up to 5 projects can be nominated per programme. The Interreg Europe programme’s managing authority will make the final decision on which projects to submit for the RegioStars 2019 awards.

In order to be considered for the nomination, please express your interest by filling an online form as soon as possible and by 8 March 2019 at the latest.

Selected projects will be notified by the end of March to finalise their application. The final submission will be done by the project manager, with the endorsement of the managing authority. The online application platform is open until 9 May 2019.

The official RegioStars award ceremony will take place during the European Week of Regions and Cities in October 2019.

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