1. European Commission ‐ Growth – Enhancing quality jobs, apprenticeships and traineeships in the tourism sector across Europe.
The objective of the call is to facilitate the uptake of high quality jobs, apprenticeships and traineeships positions in the tourism sector across the EU, with a particular focus on SMEs.
Deadline: 9th June 2016 at 17.00 (Brussels time).
Eligible applicants must be established in one of the 28 EU countries (EU Member states).
Budget and project duration ‐ €500,000. The maximum duration of projects is 18 months.
Maximum EU financing rate of eligible costs: The contribution will be up to 75% of the total cost of the action.
For more information: European Commission

2. Interreg Europe ‐ 2nd Call ‐ improving the implementation of regional development policies and programmes, in particular programmes for Investment for Growth and Jobs.
Deadline for applications: 13th May 2016
For this Call, applications are particularly encouraged under Axis 4
Interreg Europe supports interregional cooperation projects that involve partner policy organisations from at least three different countries in Europe who come together for three‐five years to learn from each other and to address a regional policy issue of common concern.
Average total budget expected to be EUR 1‐2 million.
For more information: Interreg Europe Call for Proposals
For updates on other Regional and European funding opportunities ‐ please see separate document: Funding Opportunities Update April 16