Be part of the Smart Rural 21 project and become one of the supported rural communities.

The project supports the development of villages in planning, actions and provides peer events/education to the selected villages. Only 12 villages are to be selected. The dealine is 11.5.2020.

The Smart Rural project is a two and a half-year project supported by the European Commission (DG AGRI) with the overall aim to promote and inspire villages to develop and implement smart village approaches and strategies across Europe, and to draw conclusions and support future policy interventions on smart villages.

17 villages will receive guidance and technical support through the project. 5 villages have already been selected in Ireland, Finland, France, the Czech Republic and Greece, and further 12 villages will be selected.

To find out more and apply, you can access call information and the simple application form on the project’s website:

Do not miss the new extended deadline of 11 May 2020!

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the project core team through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..