The Commission is launching a call for proposals for the 'Pericles 2020' Programme. The 'Pericles 2020' Programme funds staff exchanges, seminars, trainings and studies for law enforcement and judicial authorities, banks and others involved in combating euro-counterfeiting. Actions can take place in the euro area, in EU Member States outside the euro area and in other countries. Applications by all 28 Member States' competent authorities can be introduced to receive co-financing. For more information, please consult the webpage on the 'Pericles 2020' Programme.
Instructions and rules for drawing up and submitting proposals, covering all relevant information, formalities and documentation:
NEW Text of the call for proposals - Updated text for clarification. Addition of footnote number two and change at page 4 point 3.a (second criteria was removed)
The proposals must include the following standard forms, accompanied where indicated by the required attachments:
Documentation regarding the financial aspects of the grant:
1. Model grant agreement and its annexes:
Applications (in paper format: one original and one copy) must be sent to the address specified in point 5 of the text of Call for proposals either:
In addition, applications must also be submittedelectronically to the following e-mail address: ECFIN-PERICLES@ec.europa.eu.
Please note that the date of postmark or date of deposit slip to courier service or date of receipt by Commission when delivery by hand will serve as evidence.