Who can apply?

Depending on the type of entity you are, you might be eligible for funding with EEA and Norway Grants. Here you can read which criteria apply!


Are you a company registered in Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein?

Public and private entities registered in one of those countries can get co-financing as partners or subcontractors in projects under the EEA and Norway Grants. Read our guidance in Norwegian.

Are you an SME from one of the following countries?

Bulgaria, Estonia, Greece, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia or Hungary

-Then you may be eligible for funding under the Business Development, Innovation and SMEs-programme

Find a partner by submitting a partnership proposal

Building a project collaboration takes time and requires mutual trust. It is therefore wise to start looking for a partner even before calls have been published. 

Submit your partnership proposal via our online form.

Too broad scope of financing possibilities? Here are some no gos

The tematic scope of financing possibilities under the EEA and Norway Grants business programmes is very broad. Maybe it will help if you read about project ideas that are less likely to be financed.

Here are some examples of project ideas that would NOT be eligible.



+ What are the EEA and Norway Grants?

+ How much are the EEA and Norway Grants in total?

+ Who can get funding from the EEA and Norway Grants?

+ Under what conditions can Norwegian, Iceland and Liechtensteinian entities

+ How do I know if my project is eligible for funding?

+ Who can receive travel support?

+ Can also Norwegian companies apply for travel support?

+ Can my company apply twice for travel support?

+ How much funding can my company receive under the travel support?

+ When does the grant support period start, and when does it end?

+ How do the EEA and Norway Grants differ from “normal” funding schemes?

+ What pitfalls and challenges should I be aware of?

+ How much can my company get in support?

+ Does having a partner get you extra points in the application?

+ Why should my company participate in the EEA and Norway Grants?