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17 Jan.2020

Regional hydrogen projects: Apply for Project Development Assistance now!

The FCH JU Project Development Assistance initiative has now been launched.
Regional hydrogen projects may apply for contracted support to help them develop work plans


What is the opportunity?
Successful applicants will receive support to develop their concepts for fuel cell and hydrogen technology deployment into detailed work plans from experienced consultants and project managers from across Europe. All applicants will be invited to join an observer network to follow the results of the initiative.


Who is eligible?
Applicants must be local authorities within EU member states or associated countries, with existing concepts for a hydrogen and fuel cell project in their region.


When is the deadline?
Applications may be submitted via the website from the 16th January 2020. The deadline for sending an application is 27th February 2020 at 23:59:59 pm.


When will I hear back?
Successful projects will be selected and notified by 9th April 2020. There will be a kick off meeting in April 2020 following which Project Development Assistance will continue for one year. Projects are expected to begin implementation no more than one year from April 2021.


Where can I get more information?
Information on the initiative can be found on our website: