The 2019 Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach was open for entries until 2 December 2019.
Up to 16 prizes of €25,000 are awarded to EU citizens and non-governmental organisations based in the EU for high quality contributions which:
This edition of the Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach focuses on activities and works that help young Europeans engage in democratic life and understand the values on which the EU is based. It will also reward and provide EU-wide visibility to outstanding works/activities/products contributing to young people’s motivation to participate in the democratic processes that shape the future of the EU, engagement in EU core values and respect for human rights, critical awareness of what the EU stands for and against misinformation and anti-democratic populist discourses in and about the EU.
Works/projects that can be proposed
The prize will be awarded to outstanding works that are informed by state-of-the-art knowledge and are solidly based on evidence. These may include, for example:
Who can enter
The work/activity/product proposed for the prize must have been completed and implemented in the two years prior to the deadline for applications. The new deadline for applications is 02 December 2019 at 16.00 GMT.
The contest is not open to public bodies or public authorities at national, regional or local level. Applications from or affiliated with political parties are not eligible. Works commissioned by the EU or those which have already received EU funding are not eligible.
How to apply
Entries are now closed.