Donor: European Commission - CREA
Application procedure: Online Application
Donor base: Belgium
Reference number: CREA-MEDIA-2024-VODNET
Eligible applicants: Non-Profit Organisation, Social Business
Deadline: 09.04.2024

Financial details

Grant size: Large - more than $1,000,000
Minimum grant size: -
Total available budget: 10.000.000€
Funding type: Grants
Maximum grant size: -
Funding ratio: up to 100%


  • Arts & Culture
  • Capacity Building

Project Locations

  1. Africa


  2. Asia


  3. Europe

      Albania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine


1) Objective

The objective is to support European Video on Demand (VOD) networks and operators, screening a significant proportion of non-national European works, with the aim to improve their competitiveness and attractiveness.

Expected results are:

  • Strengthen the cross-border collaboration among European Video On Demand (VOD) platforms through joint/collaborative activities to increase the online audience of European audiovisual content;
  • Strengthen attractiveness of eligible European Video On Demand (VOD) platforms for cross-border audiences and online consumption at a larger scale;
  • Improve the digital circulation and consumption of European content by boosting its visibility, discoverability and prominence;
  • Develop new business models and achieve cross-border economies of scope and scale.

Description of the activities to be funded under the call for proposals:

  • Joint/collaborative actions across borders with the aim to improve the competitiveness and attractiveness of European VOD platforms offering a significant proportion of non-national European audiovisual works as well as to increase the accessibility, visibility, discoverability and prominence of European content for a wider global audience (European and international).
  • Applications should present adequate strategies to ensure more sustainable and more environmentally-respectful industry and to ensure gender balance, inclusion, diversity and representativeness.

2) Eligibility

Eligible applicants are legal entities (public or private bodies) established in eligible countries.

3) Location

Actions must take place in EU member states plus listed EEA countries.

4) Budget

The estimated available call budget is €10,000,000.

5) Application

Deadline for applications is 9 April 2024. Proposals must be submitted electronically via the Funding & Tenders Portal Electronic Submission System (accessible via the Topic page in the Search Funding & Tenders section. Paper submissions are NOT possible.

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