Key areas of support

• Developing and increasing the use of eco-friendly technologies
• Improving healthcare services and reducing health inequalities
• Assisting vulnerable children and youth at risk
• Improving the environmental standard of marine and inland waters

2009-14 2004-09
Total allocation: €48.6 M Total allocation: €32.8 M
EEA Grants: €23 M EEA Grants: €10.1 M
Norway Grants: €25.6 M Norway Grants: €22.7 M

Get involved

Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Estonia? Project partnerships between entities in Estonia and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.

View overview of the process to apply for grant support

View step-by-step how to find or become a project partner

See how you may participate under the bilateral fund

Check eligibility and activities that may be supported under Estonian programmes

Map and facts

  Estonia EU-28
GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100) 72 100
Economic growth (% change on previous year) 0.8 0.1
Unemployment rate 8.3 10.6
Youth unemployment 13.8 18.7
Public debt (% of GDP) 10 87.1
Human development index 18 (EU-28 ranking)
Corruption perception index 12 (EU-28 ranking)
Inequality of income distribution 5.5 5.1

Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2013. Last updated in September 2014.

Distribution of funding 2009-14

Distribution of funding in Estonia

News, results and projects


Celebrating World Heritage Day


To mark World Heritage Day, we take a closer look at how Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are helping to protect cultural heritage and promote cultural cooperation through the EEA Grants.