European Regional Development Fund 2014-20 – Calls for Proposals launched

From European Programmes Management Unit:

Calls have been launched in London for ERDF funding for:


  • Promoting Innovation & Research (£9.8 million ERDF)
  • Enhancing access to, and use and quality of, Information and Communications Technology £900,000 ERDF)
  • Supporting the shift towards a low carbon economy in all sectors (£12.9 million ERDF)


The Call specifications, application form and guidance can be accessed via here.


The closing date for the submission of Outline Applications to the Greater London Authority (GLA) via is 23:59 on Friday 17th February 2017.


The GLA will be holding one-to-one surgeries for prospective applicants on Tuesday 17th January 2017 from 12.30 to 2.30 p.m. at City Hall, The Queen’s Walk, London, SE1 2AA. 


The surgeries can cover the types of applications sought, ERDF rules and requirements and tips on completing the application form.  Booking details will be posted at shortly.


A Q&A on the Calls is available on the London Enterprise Panel website.


If you have any questions, please email and/or book to attend the surgery session.   We are unable to advise whether a proposal will be successful in securing ERDF funds. However, to avoid applicants spending unnecessary time developing an application we can offer high-level feedback on the likely eligibility, or not, of proposed activities.


European Programmes Management Unit

Greater London Authority