Launch of the RegioStars Awards 2017

We inform you that the RegioStars Awards 2017 campaign is launched.

RegioStars Awards identify good practices in regional development and highlight original and innovative projects that are attractive and inspiring to other regions.

This year  this campaign celebrates the 10th anniversary. Acknowledging good practices and sharing knowledge are key components of this competition.

Think your project deserves to be known and rewarded? Then, submit it!

After being selected by an independent jury, representatives from the finalist projects will be invited to attend the Award Ceremony. You might be one of the winners!

The Award Categories for 2017 are:

  1. Smart Specialisation for SME innovation
  2. Energy Union: Climate action
  3. Women Empowerment and Active Participation
  4. Education and training
  5. CityStars: Cities in Digital Transition

Applications can be submitted by the project beneficiaries with the endorsement of the responsible Managing Authority or by the regional or local Managing Authority, until 10 April 2017.

More information on: 


Social Media: @EU_Regional #Regiostars

EU Week of Regions and Cities #EURegionsWeek

This year's RegioStars award ceremony will take place on Tuesday, October 10, during the 2017 European Week of Regions and Cities.