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Key figures on the
Quality of Life Programme,
as of 20 September 2002


The programme is now coming to its end. Overall, we can speak of a success.

During the period 1999-2002, a total of 9 867 proposals were submitted to the QoL programme. 1841 projects have been selected, giving a success rate of 18.7%, with participation by 13 959 laboratories.

The EU co-financed part (50%) is almost e 2.2 billion. In addition, some 700 postdoctoral and several hundred graduate student fellowships have been awarded.

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