Hints & clues: What is State aid?
13 Aug 2015

Things you need to know in order to write a successful project application.

State aid is a fundamental principle to guarantee fair competition in the European Union. This principle is defined by a set of rules in the EU Treaty. State aid rules may - under certain circumstances - lead to cuts of Programme co-financing to projects. Applicants and project finance managers should therefore become familiar with State aid in the context of Interreg Baltic Sea Region by reading the website section on State aid and chapter F.1.5 of the Programme Manual.