Today, MedPAN is launching 2 Calls for Small Projects to support the actions led in Marine Protected Areas (MPA) in the Mediterranean. The Calls for Small Projects aim to reinforce MPA management. Please note that the 2 calls have specific eligibility rules, application forms and deadlines. You’ll find all the details below.

The Calls for Small Projects concern:

  • The projects conducted by MPA management authorities or by organisations responsible or involved in MPA management. The organisations must be members of MedPAN or become members of the MedPAN Association before the implementation of the project – or be official partners of the MedPAN Association.
  • The projects conducted by organisations (NGOs, private companies, scientific institutions …) collaborating with MPAs that are MedPAN members (or future members of the MedPAN Association) or MedPAN official partners.

Call #1: Special Call for Small Projects

This Call is only open to 5 Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia.

The Call is targeting 2 topics only:

  • Long-term financing mechanism
  • Strengthening the communication of MPAs

The MPA management authorities and the organisations who wish to participate will need to send the Grant Application Form to the MedPAN Secretariat before November 19th 2017.

You will find all the details regarding participation eligibility, the type of projects that are required and the selection process in the Rules document of the special Call for Small Projects.

To submit a grant request:
  1. Carefully read the Rules and assess whether your structure and project are eligible.
    Download the Rules of the special Call for Small Projects.
  2. Fill in the Grant Application Form.
    Download the Grant Application Form for the special Call for Small Projects.
  3. Send it with all the necessary documents to projet@medpan.org by November 19th 2017 at midnight.

Call #2: Regular Call for Small Projects

The Call is open to all Mediterranean coutries.

The MPA management authorities and the organisations who wish to participate will need to send the Grant Application Form to the MedPAN Secretariat before January 7th 2018.

You will find all the details regarding participation eligibility, the type of projects that are required and the selection process in the Rules document of the Call for Small Projects.

To submit a grant request:

  1. Read carefully the Rules and assess whether your structure and project are eligible.
    Download the Rules of the regular Call for Small Projects.
  2. Fill in the Grant Application Form.
    Download here the Grant Application Form for the regular Call for Small Projects.
  3. Send it with all the necessary documents to projet@medpan.org by January 7th 2018 at midnight.

Don’t hesitate to contact us for any question about these 2 Calls for Small Projects.These Calls for Small Projects are made possible through the support of the UNEP/MAP through the “MedMPAnetwork” project financed by the European Union, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and the MAVA Foundation.

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