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ISF – Places of worship – 2022

ISF - Places of worship, aiming at enhanceing the protection of places of worship of all faiths.

9.6 million euro

Appeal framework

Institution European Commission
Sectors All sectors Citizenship & Human Rights
Beneficiaries All beneficiaries
Regions European Union

EU Member States (including overseas countries and territories (OCTs)), excluding Denmark.

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Priorities and funded actions


  • To enhance the protection of places of worship of all faiths


  • Improving cooperation between public authorities and faith-based leaders and congregations, including establishing clear communication channels and providing information about, and a better understanding of, security threats

Among financed actions 

  • Designing and implementing security awareness raising campaigns specifically targeting places of worship, preferably on an EU-wide basis, to make citizens more aware of threats, encourage them to report suspicious behaviour and promote an appropriate response to threats
  • Sharing of knowledge, tools and good practices on protective measures across different Member States
  • Development and implementation of security concepts, measures, programs and communication plans
  • Development and implementation of trainings and workshops

Additional information 

  • This call for proposals is an open call for proposals
  • Initial duration of the action: 24 months


  • Be legal entities (public or private bodies)
  • Be established in one of the eligible countries
  • A consortium of at least 2 applicants (beneficiaries; not affiliated entities) from 2 different eligible countries
  • International organisations can not apply as coordinator
  • Total budget of the call: 14.5 million euro
  • Budget of the topic “Places of worship”: 9.6 million euro
  • Amount of the grant: between 500,000 and 3 million euro
  • Co-financing rate: up to 90% of the total eligible costs

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