Interregional Innovation Investment (I3) calls – Strands 1&2a | 1 february 2022 and 18 October 2022

Deadline:  1st cut off 1st February 2022 /  2nd cut off 18 October 2022 
Budget: 39.795.300 EUR for 2021 and EUR 36.763.277 for 2022
Countries:  France, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain


  • Green Shipping
  • Aquaculture


Objectives of Green Transition topic

I3 intends to support innovative value chain investments, to boost the economy through green technology and to create sustainable industry/transport. It also intends to provide support to interregional investments in sustainable food systems, sustainable agriculture, clean and efficient energy, sustainable industry, building and renovating, sustainable mobility, eliminating pollution and climate action.

More specific can focus under the following priorities:

  • Business investments  related  to  a  sustainable  blue  economy,  contributing  to the coastal protection
  • Business investments in circular economy to replicate and scale up successful circular economy solutions, which can generate EU added value;
  • Investments in bioeconomy, efficient and sustainable agriculture and forestry, innovation in marine/ maritime and inland water sustainable solutions
  • Innovative investments in decarbonisation, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and contributing to improve air quality, health and wellbeing;
  • Innovative business investments related to smart, sustainable/efficient transport solutions and/or alternative fuels;



Innovation investments Strand 1 (I32021INV1)

More information: call for proposals/strand 1(pdf)   and on the EISMEA website