European Village Renewal Award 2016

The European Association for Rural Development and Village Renewal cordially invites the representatives of countries, states and provinces in Europe to participate in the competition for the


European Village Renewal Award 2016

European Award for Rural Development and Village Renewal


under the motto

„open mind“


We kindly ask you to select and name the most representative and exemplary out of the many villages, municipalities or intermunicipal associations which have devoted themselves to village renewal and rural development as well as sustainable community development . Of course we are aware of the fact that we expect an extremely difficult and labour intensive task of you, and therefore thank you very much in advance for your support. You may rest assured that with your work you will make a valuable contribution to village renewal activities across national and regional borders and as a whole do rural areas in Europe a good service.


For detailed information on assessment criteria, rules of entry, deadlines, prize categories, etc. please see the enclosure.