Accelerate smart city innovation in local governance and financing: Get a grant thanks to Scalable Cities!

The EU's Scalable Cities initiative has opened its first call for applications to get an Action Grant.



Floriane Cappelletti

Publication date

June 13, 2022

The Scalable Cities Action Grant is a financial tool to support the replication of measures already successfully tested in Smart Cities and Community projects. It is organised through four calls for proposals with four deadlines, covering different topics.

The first call, which opened on 3rd June, seeks to improve and optimise cities’ internal governance structures and support cities in developing innovative financing concepts and mechanisms to engage private investors.  

Who can apply to the Action Grant?

Cities and related partners (e.g. local energy agencies, construction agencies, civil society organisations, research institutes, NGOs, SMEs) from completed Horizon 2020 SCC01 Lighthouse projects and/or external cities interested in replicating specific actions from those Scalable Cities projects.

How to apply?

Deadline for applications is 31 August 2022. Discover the application process on the Scalable Cities website!