The Guide on EU funding for the tourism sector (2014-2020) provides information on sources of EU funding for the European tourism industry from both the private and public sector.

It focuses on practical questions, such as:

  • Which actions are supported?
  • What kind of funding is available?
  • Who can apply and how?

It also provides examples of projects already funded as a source of inspiration.

Download the guide in all EU languages here

European Social Fund

Europe’s main financing instrument for helping people get better jobs and ensuring fairer job opportunities for all EU citizens. It helps people retrain for new jobs or assists them in finding jobs for the first time.

EaSi Guarantee Instrument

Are you a micro business?

  • Employ less than 10 people
  • Have an annual turnover or balance sheet total of less than EUR 2 million

You can use the EaSi Guarantee Instrument to find financing.

Micro-enterprises, especially start-ups, experience difficulties accessing credit. The EaSI Guarantee Instrument offers a sustainable financing scheme to get loans of up to EUR 25 000.