Portugal & Norway – Partnerships for Innovation- FBR Open Call #2

Applications to the call: Portugal and Norway: Partnerships for Innovation are open until 26.05.2023, at 12h00 (Lisbon time).

EEA Grants supports initiatives aiming at strengthening bilateral relations between Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway (Donor States) and Portugal through the Fund for Bilateral Relations, a fund operated by the National Management Unit, that acts as National Focal Point.

Any entity, public or private, commercial or non-commercial, including any civil society organization such as non-governmental organizations, established as a legal person in Portugal are considered eligible bilateral activity promoters.

The Bilateral Initiatives may take place in Portugal and/or in Norway or in any other territory withinthe EEA.that from a bilateral perspective may have interest to both Portuguese and Norwegian partners.

Eligible partners are considered any public or private entity, commercial or non-commercial, as well as any civil society organization such as non-governmental organizations, established as a legal person either in the Donor States or in Portugal, or in any Beneficiary States or any international organization or body or agency thereof, actively involved in, and effectively contributing to, the implementation of the bilateral initiative. Only applications with one or more partner entities from Norway will be accepted.

Funding will be made available only to Bilateral Initiatives that clearly demonstrate innovative approaches and/or solutions with a clear bilateral aim and with tangible bilateral results.

The final cut-off period for decision is:

  • 4th cut-off 26.05.2023.


Questions related with the present Open Call notice can be forwarded to bilateralrelations@eeagrants.gov.pt and will be replied by 10 working days.


Initiatives approved  from this call.


How to submit your application:

  1. Fill out the form and submit;
  2. Send the budget and other documentation to bilateralrelations@eeagrants.gov.pt
  3. Only applications received in full before the deadline defined for each cut-off can be evaluated in that same period.



The application form, in pdf format, must be downloaded to your computer. To view and fill it in you should access the folder to which the file was downloaded and open the form with Adobe Acrobat Reader (see image 1 and image 2 for instructions).