New Interreg Aurora projects approved

Steering Committee meetings in Vaasa

The two Steering Committees, for sub-area Aurora and sub-area Sápmi, have met 14-15 June in Vaasa to decide on new cross-border cooperation projects in the northernmost part of Europe and Sápmi. The Steering Committees approved 22 projects in this second call for applications. More than 13 million euro was allocated to stakeholders that will support […]

Information security researchers on IVAs 100-list

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, IVA’s 100 list highlights current research with great potential to create benefit through commercialisation, business and method development or social impact. The list presents carefully evaluated and selected research initiatives. This year, “Cyber-safe behaviour for the digital progress of business” was selected. Congratulations to the skilled information security researchers that […]

New Programme director for Interreg Aurora

Tina Nilsson and Iiris Mäntyranta

In September Tina Nilsson takes over as the new Programme director for Interreg Aurora. Tina replaces Iiris Mäntyranta, who has been the Programme director since 2018 for Interreg Nord and Interreg Aurora. I’m really looking forward to working with developing the cross border cooperation between Sweden, Norway, Finland and Sápmi. It is an incredibly exciting […]

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Interreg Aurora Programme summary

We’re excited to show you our new Interreg Aurora Programme summary. The summary will explain the Priorities and show what kind of cross border projects Interreg Aurora can fund. Great ideas know no borders. Animation of the summary  

Second Interreg Aurora call, facts and figures!

Second call, facts and figures!

The second Interreg Aurora Call for regular project applications closed March 28. Thank you for your submitted project ideas for cross-border cooperation. The applications will now be processed by the Joint Secretariat. The Steering Committees will meet in June to select new approved projects.

EU Arctic Forum and Indigenous People’s Dialogue

EU Arctic Forum and Indigenous People's Dialogue

The Interreg Aurora and Interreg Northern Periphery and Arctic programmes were mentioned as an example how the European Union through a bottom-up approach can foster knowledge sharing in the Arctic on the EU Arctic Forum and Indigenous People’s Dialogue in Nuuk, Greenland. Interreg cooperation builds connections through solutions. You can read more in this article […]

Sharing Arctic Knowledge at ARCTIC FRONTIERS 2023

Arctic Frontiers

Interreg Aurora, Interreg Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme together with Troms and Finnmark County Council jointly hosted a side event at the ARCTIC FRONTIERS 2023 – Moving North conference on 31st January 2023 in Tromsø, Norway. By sharing experiences and lessons learnt, the event “Sharing Arctic Knowledge – finding sustainable solutions through cooperation across borders” […]

Two upcoming Interreg Aurora calls for regular projects 2023

Interreg Aurora, second and third call for applications

The Interreg Aurora Programme will launch two calls for regular projects next year, 2023: Call 2, 1 February – 28 March 2023 Call 3, 5 September – 10 October 2023 You can find more information about the calls for applications here A continuous call system is in place for the submission of small-scale project applications, […]

First Interreg Aurora projects approved

First meeting of the Steering Committees for Interreg Aurora 2021-2027

The new Interreg Aurora Programme has approved the first projects in the funding period 2021-2027. The two Steering Committees, for sub-area Sápmi and sub-area Aurora have met on 22-23 November in Luleå to decide on new cross-border cooperation projects in the northernmost part of Europe and Sápmi. The Steering Committees approved 27 projects in the […]