Final Application Date for „Common Cause - Community“ Shifted

The final date for submitting projects for applications for the competition within the "Common Cause - Community" program in local communities has been shifted to July 10, 2020.


All state primary and secondary schools based in 12 partner cities and municipalities covered by the “Common Cause – Community 2020” program are entitled to apply: Belgrade, Novi Sad, Pozarevac, Nis, Cacak, Zrenjanin, Pancevo, Kikinda, Kanjiza, Novi Becej, Srbobran and Zitiste.

NIS has allocated funds in the amount of 114.5 million dinars to finance projects aimed at improving security information systems and digitalization of the teaching process in educational institutions in Serbia. In this way, NIS wants to support the idea of equal conditions for the education of all students in a healthy and safe environment.

This year, the the “Common Cause – Community” program is being implemented with the support and active participation of the Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia.

The results of the competition will be published by September 21, 2020, and all information on the conditions and rules of the public competition “Common Cause – Community” can be found at the Internet address

As one of the leading social investors in Serbia, NIS under the slogan “Future in Action” has been investing significant funds for years in supporting young people, improving educational infrastructure, popularizing science, culture and art, contributing to improving working conditions in health and social institutions of broader significance. The “Common Cause – Community” program is part of NIS’s socially responsible business, which the company has been conducting for 11 years in partner municipalities and cities throughout Serbia. Up to this moment, over a billion dinars have been invested in local communities through the support program and 950 projects have been facilitated, its objective being the improvement of citizens’ living standards