Nordic-Baltic mobility programme for public administration



DEADLINE: next call for applications opens 15 January 2020, deadline for applications is 30 March 2020.

COUNTRIES: Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania; autonomous territories - Åland, the Faroe Islands, Greenland

For whom?

  • civil servants and other staff in the public sector
  • all administrative levels (state, county, region, local government, associations of local governments)
  • individual applicants as well as groups (2-8 persons) and networks


  • knowledge and experience transfer on best practices
  • networking
  • harmonisation of working standars
  • raising the competitiveness of the Baltic Sea Region in the globalizing world

For what?

  • study visits (3-10 working days in one country)
  • internships (up to 20 working days in one country)
  • network activities

Essential requirements (NB! Read the guidelines from 2014 onwords):

  • Nordic-Baltic mobility to at least two countries: Nordic applicants should visit partners in min. two Baltic countries, and Baltic applicants should visit partners in min. two Nordic countries
  • network mobility to one country for at least three parties: Nordic applicants should invite partners from min. two Baltic countries, and Baltic applicants should invite partners from min. two Nordic countries to the network events
  • confirmation letters from superior, host institutions and on co-financing (at least 40% of the total budget)
  • the programme covers up to 60% of the budget
  • eligible costs: travel (incl. insurance), accommodation, per diem
  • non-eligible costs: conference fees, costs related to regular NB8 meetings, room and equipment rental, translation, in-kind costs, etc.

HOW TO APPLY? We accept only online applications submitted through the platform NB8-Grants (round will be open in January 2019)

GRANTED PROJECTS: 20192018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013,2011, 2010, 2009



Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for Public Administration


Madis Kanarbik kodukale

Madis Kanarbik

head of Tartu branch office

mobile: +372 504 6570
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