Resilient, inclusive, healthy and green rural, coastal and urban communities



Deadline: February 22nd, 2024

Grant: €6,000,000.00


Horizon Europe, under Global Challenges and European Industrial Competitiveness, and its food, bioeconomy, natural resources, agriculture and environment cluster, invites applications for HORIZON-CL6-2024-COMMUNITIES-01 – Resilient, inclusive, healthy and green rural, coastal and urban communities. This supports projects that set out a credible pathway to contributing to resilient, inclusive, just, healthy and green rural, coastal and urban communities. Funding is available under the following topics:

  • HORIZON-CL6-2024-COMMUNITIES-01-1 – Unlock the potential of the New European Bauhaus in urban food system transformation;
  • HORIZON-CL6-2024-COMMUNITIES-01-2 – Societal perceptions and benefits of rural life and jobs: will COVID generate a long-lasting shift?;
  • HORIZON-CL6-2024-COMMUNITIES-01-3 – Participation and empowerment of Arctic coastal, local, and indigenous communities in environmental decision-making.

Proposals must take the form of research and innovation actions or innovation actions. Research and innovation actions and innovation actions require participation by at least three legal entities; each established in a different EU member state or Horizon Europe associated country. Participants from selected LMICs are automatically eligible for funding. Participants from other countries may participate at their own cost. Applicants from the UK and Switzerland should check that funding under this call is covered by their national funding authority.

The budget is €15 million. Grants are worth up to €6m each.

Read more about this funding opportunity here.