Small projects

Opening date: March 31, 2021

Requested contribution of ACF funding: 5.000 € – 15.000 €

Available indicative budget for this Call: 315.000 €

Project maximum funding rate: 100 % of eligible expenditure.

Project duration: 6-12 months

Deadline for submission offull project proposals: May 31, 2021, 12:00 (noon, Croatian time)

Each individual applicant can submit only one project proposal in this call as a lead applicant.

Lead applicant can be a partner in another application.

Each organization can participate in no more than two project proposals in a partner role.

This is the first of two planned calls for small projects. Second call is planned for second trimester in 2022.

Through this Call the ACF Croatia will support small-scale projects lasting from six to twelve months, aimed at interventions proposed and implemented by local civil society organizations in order to increase the well-being of local communities and / or thematic communities consisting of certain social groups with common interests, needs and problems in one of the priority program areas of the Active Citizens Fund.

At least 50% of the total available funds under this Call will be awarded to projects by organizations registered and working in underserved geographic areas and/or by organizations working with vulnerable groups, including Roma.


ONLINE PRESENTATION was held on April 7, 2021 via the ZOOM platform. A recording of the presentation is available here, and the power point presentation here.

Regional Info workshops for potential applicants:

April 13, 2021 – online workshop (REGISTER)

April 14, 2021 – online workshop (REGISTER)

April 19, 2021 – online workshop (REGISTER)

April 19, 2021 – online workshop (REGISTER)

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