Cities can win €10,000: EU Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan award for local authorities

Cities can win an award of €10,000 with the European Commission’s newly introduced Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan award.

The European Commission recognises that sustainable urban mobility planning is key to creating sustainable urban transport systems which meet people’s needs.

  • The EU’s first award has been launched to encourage the adoption of Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs), which has the slogan the slogan “Do the right mix”.
  • Applicants can submit their entries for the award at until 9 November 2012
  • The winner of the award for the best plan, as decided by an expert jury, will be rewarded with a prize of €10,000 to support local awareness-raising activities on sustainable urban mobility.

Cities are not required to have completed the entire process of developing and implementing a SUMP in order to be eligible for the award.

EU Press