EEA and Norway Grants

Published under: Stoltenberg's 2nd Government

Publisher Ministry of Foreign Affairs

These pages provide information on Norway's contribution to reducing social and economic disparities within the European Economic Area (EEA).

About the Grants

The EEA and Norway Grants represent the contribution of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to reducing economic and social disparities and strengthening bilateral relations with 16 EU countries in Central and Southern Europe. Norway provides 97% of the funding.

EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021

The Government and the EU signed the agreements on Norway's new contributions to the least prosperous countries in the EEA in May 2016. The Ministry has launched a separate web page on the new financial contributions.

Get involved

Strengthening bilateral relations is a main objective of the Grants. Read more about how your organisation can benefit and get involved.


Mid-Term Review of the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-2014

The EEA and Norway Grants 2009-14 will deliver agreed results and produce long-term impacts when the funding period terminates later this year, an independent mid-term review concludes.

Management and control of the EEA and Norway Grants

A number of control measures have been established to ensure that the EEA and Norway Grants are not being misused. The control systems prevent corruption and ensures that we achieve the agreed results.

Norway and Malta sign new agreements on EEA and Norway grants

Business development, research, energy and justice and home affairs will be key areas for cooperation between Norway and Romania over the next few years. Through the EEA and Norway Grants, EUR 502.5 million has been allocated to twelve programmes.

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