Who can join? PROSPECT is open to all local authorities: cities, regions and their energy and climate agencies or municipal companies, from EU-28 countries + Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYRoM, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Moldova, Switzerland, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia. +info
PROSPECT will offer 3 learning cycles, starting respectively in May 2018, September 2018 and March 2019. +info
The engagement campaign for the first edition of the PROSPECT learning programme attracted over 60 cities, regions and energy agencies from 21 countries!
Later application periods will be in May-June 2018 and in November-December 2018.
Before submitting your application, we recommend you to read:
- The description of the learning programme
- The Peer mentoring and Study visit booklets, describing in details the roles of mentors and mentees
- The PROSPECT FAQ
Through the PROSPECT project, the only data we gather is basic data from people wanting to join our learning programme and filling out the application form. If you are worried about the security of your data, you can relax; We recognize the General Data Protection Rules (GDPR) and we are taking the following actions to comply to GDPR and to protect your data:
We ask for your consent when filling out our application;
We use your data only for the purpose you gave it for (applying for our programme);
We ask only minimal personal data (e-mail, name, job function, city/region) and we give you an option to revoke your consent by writing to us through our helpdesk. If you choose to do so, we will delete all your data;
We will make sure to delete all your private data after the project is finished;
We will notify you in case there is any breach of security regarding data you have shared with us.
If there is anything else concerning you regarding the data you gave us or your privacy, or if you are getting unwanted emails from us, please, write to us through our helpdesk. We will make sure to correct this and our intention is to only target people who are genuinely interested in our free learning programme.
Apply as a Mentor
Mentor is an individual who has experience and expertise in using innovative financing schemes for implementation of sustainable energy and climate action projects. As a mentor, you will share your knowledge and be engaged in a meaningful relationship with one or more mentees. You will gain mentoring and leaderships skills, and be recognised for future ‘expert’ positions. Moreover, you will showcase achievements of your city or region at European level. We will feature your city or region as a best practice on innovative financing and give it visibility in our PROSPECT materials, events, and communication channels!
Apply as a Mentee
Mentee is an individual who wants to learn from an experienced or expert peer on financing a sustainable energy project using an innovative scheme and is interested to apply what they learned in their own context. You will have the opportunity to exchange on a one-to-one basis with your Mentor and get a tailor-made assistance adapted to your learning objectives and needs. You can get direct access to a network of cities, regions and energy agencies facing the same challenges as you.