Applications for small-scale project can be submitted at anytime, the application system is always open for small-scale projects.
The normal procedure is that small-scale projects are selected by the Steering Committees through written procedures. You can await a decision within 6-8 weeks. However, the very first small-scale project applications will be selected by the Steering Committees in their first meeting in November 2022 where they are to select both regular and small-scale projects.
So, if you wish to receive a decision by November 2022, please send your application for a small-scale project no later than the 30 September. Applications for small-scale projects that are submitted after the 30 September will be selected by the Steering Committees through written procedure continuously throughout the years.
You find more information about Calls for applications here.