EU Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Award for cities open for applications!

Now in its third year, the award recognises outstanding work being carried out by cities and local authorities across Europe to meet the transport needs of their communities in an effective and sustainable way. The winning region or local authority will receive a prize of EUR 10 000 and have the chance to gain international recognition for their initiatives.

The SUMP Award

Towns, cities and local authorities from the European Union’s 28 Member States and the European Economic Area are eligible and encouraged to apply. Authorities are not required to have completed the entire process of developing and implementing a Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan in order to be eligible for the award. The award theme for 2014 is ‘monitoring implementation to improve the SUMP’.

Apply until 3 November

Applications are being accepted between 16 September and 3 November 2014 on the Do the Right Mix website, where details on eligibility and evaluation criteria  can also be found.Watch videos about the previous winners to inspire you before applying!

The 2013 winner: Rivas Vaciamadrid

The 2012 winner: Aberdeen