INFORMATION on the Government's Office for Slovenians Abroad Public Call for Proposals for Co-funding in Year 2018
Based on the Relations between the Republic of Slovenia and Slovenians Abroad Act (Official Journal of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 43/06, 76/10) and Government's Decree on the granting of financial support for the maintenance and development of the Slovene identity outside of the Republic of Slovenia (Official Journal of the Republic of Slovenia, no. 139/2006) the Government's Office of the Republic of Slovenia for Slovenians Abroad published Public Call for Proposals covering Area B: Financial support in 2018 for Slovenians living abroad on the 27th of October, 2017.
Objectives of the Public Call for Proposals are:
- to consolidate / reinforce and preserve the national, linguistic and cultural identity of Slovenes living abroad,
- mutual networking of Slovenes abroad and their interaction with the Republic of Slovenia
- to strengthen the activities of / for youth or business field or science or education
- to maintain the structure and activities of Slovenes living abroad
- media appearance on the web portal Slovenci.si.
Individuals and entities eligible to apply for the public call for proposals may be based abroad or in the Republic of Slovenia, whose activities in the Republic of Slovenia aim to support and network with Slovenians abroad.
The documentation for the above mentioned Public Call for Proposals is available on the website of the Government's Office for Slovenians Abroad which can be found at www.uszs.gov.si. Interested parties can also obtain the documentation directly at the Office's headquarters, Erjavčeva 15, Ljubljana, on weekdays between 09.00 and 14.00 hours, and at any of the Embassies or Consulates General, during their office hours.
The deadline for applications to be submitted is up to and including the 4th of December, 2018.
For any additional clarifications and information, please contact the Government's Office for Slovenians Abroad, on weekdays between 09.00 and 14.00 hours, telephone number: + 386 1 230 80 00, telefax number: + 386 1 230 80 17; or any time via email: urad.slovenci(at)gov.si.