Welcome to the online service for EU regional and structural policy programmes
The targets of the EU regional and structural policy are to address disparities in development and well being between regions ensuring sustainable growth and competitiveness of the European union and its member states. The EU programme Innovation and skills in Finland 2021-2027 will help promoting long term growth and renewal in Finland.
Targets of the programme are to renew the economical structures of the areas, improve employment and competencies and increase inclusion. Funding comes from three funds that complement each other: European socialfund plus (ESF+), European regional development fund (ERDF) and Just transition fund (JTF).
Themes of the programme
- Innovative Finland (ERDF)
- Carbon neutral Finland (ERDF)
- More accessible Finland (ERDF)
- Competent and inclusive Finland that provides work (ESF+)
- Finland of social innovations (ESF+)
- Finland that prevents material deprivation (ESF+)
- Finland of just transition (JTF)
Growth survey to boost SME growth and focus on results
Community of Practice on Results-based Management for ESF+ convened in Helsinki on 8–9 December 2022
A summary of the results of the previous programme period has been published
Innovation and Skills in Finland 2021−2027 programme amendment approved by the Commission – JTF brings the programme to €3.2 billion
Innocities are contributing to the green transition
ATTN ATTN: Activities in regions – tips for applicants and tips for communicating projects
Eastern Finland is also moving Ilkka Herola
Arts Promotion Centre Finland coordinates creative and culture projects during the Innovation and Skills in Finland 2021–2027 programme period
All application periods in Eastern Finland
Application periods are available only in Finnish and Swedish.
Digital system for handling EU regional and structural policy funds for the 2021-2027 program periodGo to EURA 2021 (in Finnish)