On Friday, 24 June, a call for proposals for co-financing LIFE projects by the Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning (MESP)  was published in the Official Gazette. MESP will allocate funds to selected applicants after the decision of European Commission on co-financing submitted project proposals. Deadline for submission of project proposals is August 8, 2016 by 12:00 p.m.

life_03Beneficiaries must submit full project proposals to the MESP, which must not differ in essential components from the project proposals to be submitted for co-financing from the LIFE programme for 2016 in accordance with 2016 LIFE Call. Project proposals should address the topics set out in the 2016 LIFE Call. Beneficiaries who can apply for a co-financing call are all legal entities that are listed as beneficiaries in the Commission’s call with a head office in Slovenia.

Beneficiaries applying for national co-financing call are required to submit project proposals in writing or in electronic form (CD/DVD) at the Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning, Dunajska 48, 1000 Ljubljana with the notation “ne odpiraj – za razpis LIFE 16 «. Project proposals must reach the MESP mailroom no later than August 8, 2016 at 12 p.m.

The applicants will be informed about the allocation of national co-financing funds by August 31, 2016.