SIT 2020 Call for Proposals

Artists residencies



Calls for applications are now over. Results will be announced in March. 




Who we are

The EIB Institute was set up within the EIB Group (European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund) to promote and support socialcultural, and academic initiatives with European stakeholders and the public at large. It is a key pillar of the EIB Group’s community and citizenship engagement.

Join our Events

The Institute regularly organises events. Everyone is welcome, and there is no entry fee.


Webinar “Mindfulness for social entrepreneurs “

      The EIB Institute is organising a new webinar on 26 March, hosted by Kim van Niekerk.   It wasn’t enough that you wanted to launch a business, but you just insisted on making the world a better place by doing so, didn’t you?  In making business do good, you...

Webinar “Ready to take off? Raising impact investment”

Looking to raise impact investment and not sure where to start? Join the EIB Institute and MARS of the University of Luxembourg in a new webinar for a conversation with Laura Catana from FASE. We will deep dive into the investment process, how to get ready and look...

How to promote intangible investment in the EU

Investments in intangible items (research and development, training, software..) have played a crucial role in the development of innovation and long-term growth as exemplified by the US economy since 1995. However, their specificities ( they are invisible, cannot be...

Webinar “How to throw away bad work habits for good”

The EIB Institute is organising a new webinar on the 26th February, hosted by Kim van Niekerk, that will get us looking more closely at the work habits we know don’t help us, but which we just struggle to shift. These might include, procrastination, lack of focus,...

This is your chance to win EUR 50K! Apply for the SIT 2020

Don’t miss this great opportunity to win up to EUR 50 000 to take your Social Venture further   Applications are open until 4 March 2020    For details on the 2020 Social Innovation Tournament, visit the Tournament’s page. Follow us on Facebook and...