Circular economy and resource preservation

Deadline for applications: April 8 2022

Since its creation in 2006, the Artelia Foundation has been working for solidarity, society and the environment throughout the world. The Artelia Foundation is well known for the commitment of its employees and retirees of the Artelia Group, who contribute with their knowledge and professional skills to the various missions of associations and NGOs. Artelia Foundation gives priority to supporting non profits working for an ecological, fair and inclusive transition.

Why this call for projects?

The environmental challenges we face to build a sustainable and resilient world are of unprecedented scale. The transition to a circular economy is essential to achieve international climate objectives and to limit the overexploitation of natural resources.

In this context, and convinced that the mobilization of all stakeholders is essential, the Artelia Foundation is launching a call for projects on the "Circular economy and resource preservation".

Presentation of the call for projects

Through its "Climate Contribution" strategy, the Artelia Foundation has decided to participate in the collective global effort to achieve carbon neutrality by supporting projects that promote the circular economy through projects  with its employees’ technical skills and a financial contribution.

Artelia Foundation intends to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined by the United Nations, and more specifically:

Responsible Consumption and production Responsible consumption and production         Climate Action Climate Action 


The call for projects has a total budget of 30,000 euros. The selected projects will be allocated an amount defined by Artelia Foundation according to the needs and scope of each of them as well as the total number of funded projects. In addition to this financial contribution, Artelia employees will provide technical support. 

Projects that aim to preserve resources and limit waste by promoting reuse, repair or recycling in a field related to Artelia's core activities, such as construction, energy, water or the environment, are eligible. They may include awareness-raising activities if they are tied with concrete and measurable actions promoting the circular economy.


Who can respond to the call for projects?

How to respond to the call for projects?


  • Eligibility criteria :

The project must participate in the development of the circular economy.

The structure that carries or sponsors the project must be French/European.

The structure that carries the project must be pursue a non-profit goal.

The structure that carries the project must have more than 12 months of activity.

The project must start within one year after its selection. 


  • Selection critera :

Technical and financial feasibility of the project.

Project methodology.

Expected environmental and social impact of the project.

Measurability of the project's environmental impact.

Experience and territorial presence.

Capacity to duplicate. 

Applications must be submitted no later than April 8 2022.

The pre-selection phase will take place from 11 to 22 April 2022. Applicants selected in this phase will have three weeks to provide an additional set of documents to complete  their application.

Candidates selected for the second selection phase will be invited to interviews, and the projects will be evaluated d by a panel of experts internal and external to Artelia Group.

The final selection will happen in June.


The application form must be filled-in and sent by email to:

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.