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TOPIC : Targeted, specialised training

Topic identifier: HERCULE-TC-2017-01
Publication date: 13 June 2017

Types of action: HERCULE-AG Hercule III Action Grant
Opening date:
13 June 2017
Deadline: 09 August 2017 17:00:00

Time Zone : (Brussels time)
Topic Description

The organisation of training for staff employed by eligible bodies listed in Article 6 of Regulation 250/2014 ("Targeted, specialised training") in the areas relevant for the protection of the financial interests of the Union ("PIF"-investigations), such as:

  1. digital forensics training: securing evidence in a lawful manner collected from digital information devices;
  2. gathering of evidence admissible in court proceedings;
  3. best practices and techniques for interviewing witnesses or persons concerned in PIF-investigations, in particular individuals from other Member States or countries;
  4. awareness raising and knowledge transfer in relation to different reporting practices and requirements in other Member States;
  5. awareness raising and knowledge transfer in relation to the requirements and practices from mutual legal assistance agreements.
Topic conditions and documents

Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.

1.   List of countries and applicable rules for funding: Described in section 2.2 of the Call Document: Training & Conferences

2.   Eligibility and admissibility conditions: Described in section 6.2 of the Call Document Training & Conferences

3.   Evaluation

      3.1. Evaluation criteria and procedure, scoring and threshold: Described in section 6 of the Call Document Training & Conferences

      3.2. For submission and evaluation process, see the Call Document Training & Conferences

4.   Proposal page limits and layout:
Please see the proposal template part B

5.   Indicative timetable for evaluation and grant agreement: described in section 8 of the Call Document Training & Conferences

6.   Provisions, proposal templates and evaluation forms for the type(s) of action(s) under this topic:

      Standard proposal template
      Guide for applicants
      Model Grant Agreement – Mono-Beneficiary

7.   Additional documents:
       Annual work programme 2017

Submission Service

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Type of Action Hercule III Action Grant [HERCULE-AG]
Topic Targeted, specialised training - HERCULE-TC-2017-01
Guidance on proposal submission: H2020 online manual
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