Opening of the 2022 LIFE call on 17 May

This year, the LIFE programme turns 30. There are more than 5 500 LIFE projects – both past and present – across Europe. All LIFE 2022 calls for proposals are expected to be published on the Funding & tender opportunities portal on 17 May 2022.

Anticipated submission deadlines:

  • Standard Action Projects (SAPs) for circular economy and quality of life, nature and biodiversity, climate change mitigation and adaptation sub-programmes: 4 October 2022
  • LIFE Action Grants for clean energy transition sub-programme: 16 November 2022.

On 18–20 May, CINEA will hold virtual information sessions to guide potential applicants through the LIFE 2022 calls for proposals. Register here to attend the sessions, ask questions and book bilateral meetings with potential applicants, National Contact Points and CINEA experts.

Guidance on the application process, evaluation and grant signature, and working as an expert will be available on the Funding & Tender portal. Please see the dedicated page on Support for Applicants.