TOPIC : Schengen
|Publication date:||18 October 2017|
|Types of action:||ISFP-AG ISF-Police Action Grant|
|DeadlineModel: Opening date:||single-stage 26 October 2017||Deadline:||13 February 2018 17:00:00|
|Time Zone : (Brussels time)|
The present Call for Proposals aims at funding projects in the area of law enforcement aimed at strengthening cross-border police cooperation addressing threats to the EU's internal security.
This priority stems from implementing fully the Recommendation of the Commission of 12 May 2017 (C(2017) 3349 final) on proportionate police checks and police cooperation in the Schengen area, a s recalled in the Commission Recommendation of 27.9.2017 on the implementation of the provisions of the Schengen Borders Code on temporary reintroduction of border control at internal borders in the Schengen area (C(2017)6560).
This call for proposals is addressed to transnational projects aiming at exchanging best practices, setting common procedures, joint procurement and deployment of necessary equipment, including funding operational meetings, innovative projects and test runs, investment in new technologies.
To meet this priority, projects must aim to ensure effective and adequate safeguards for protection of personal data and to achieve one or all of the following outcomes (specific objectives):
- Increase the use of cross-border police cooperation instruments such as joint patrols, joint operations, hot pursuits, surveillances, joint threat assessments, joint trainings, including through the use of existing or new technologies such as mobile telecommunication solutions provided to end-users.
Topic conditions and documents
Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.
1. List of eligible countries:
All EU Member States, with the exception of the United Kingdom and Denmark.
2. Admissibility requirements and eligibility criteria: See sections 5 and 6 of the Call document.
3. Indicative timetable for evaluation and contract signature: See section 3 of the Call document.
4. Provisions, proposal templates and evaluation forms for the type(s) of action(s) under this topic:
- Guide for applicants
- Standard proposal template – AMIF, ISFB and ISFP
- Model Grant agreement for multi-beneficiary grants
5. Additional documents:
- ISF-P annual work programme 2017
- ISF-P legal basis: Regulation (EU) No. 513/2014 and Regulation (EU) No. 514/2014
- EU Financial regulation
Members of consortium are required to conclude a consortium agreement prior to the signature of the grant agreement.
LEARs, Account Administrators or self-registrants can publish partner requests for open and forthcoming topics after logging into the Participant Portal.
To access the Electronic Submission Service of the topic, please select the type of action that is most relevant to your proposal from the list below and click on the 'Start Submission' button. You will then be asked to confirm your choice of the type of action and topic, as these cannot be changed in the submission system. Upon confirmation you will be linked to the correct entry point.
To access existing draft proposals for this topic, please login to the Participant Portal and select the My Proposals page of the My Area section.
|Type of Action||ISFP Action Grant [ISFP-AG]|
|Topic||Schengen - ISFP-2017-AG-SCHEN|
|Guidance on proposal submission:||H2020 online manual|
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H2020 Online Manual - Please use the manual with caution and only for the Participant Portal tools guidance, i.e. Submission service and Beneficiary register. It is H2020 specific and does not cover the ISFP rules. Some aspects of these funds are different from the provisions of the H2020 programme.