AEBR Cross Border Award "Sail of Papenburg"

The motto of the AEBR Cross Border Award "Sail of Papenburg"  for 2018 is Education and Employment in Cross-Border Regions.

Corina Creţu, EU Commissioner for Regional Policy and Mr Karl-Heinz Lambertz, President of the European Committee of the Regions will be the patron this year.

Awarded shall be one or more outstanding activities in/of a border or cross-border region. An independent jury appointed by the AEBR Executive Committee assesses the submitted proposals. The patrons are not involved in the jury's decision. The award ceremony will be held in the framework of the AEBR Annual Conference that will be organised on 20-21 September 2018 in Oulu/Finland.

The deadline for submitting application in English is 15 July 2018 at the latest. 
The cities can also apply for the award if they meet the conditions of the call and indicate the border region in which they are located.
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