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Call documents 2011

The European Commission simplifies Marco Polo applications by providing a one-stop-shop for obtaining all the necessary documents and guidance to help potential applicants.

The Call 2011 closed on 16 January 2012.

The call text explains the structure of Marco Polo funding and the eligibility, selection and award criteria. It also provides instructions on preparing and submitting a proposal. In addition, there are guidance notes on how to make your submission as concrete and precise as possible. The documents include, among other things, a checklist and a calculator for working out the volume of freight shifted off the road by your project. A helpdesk is also at your service.

Call for proposals

  • Full call text pdf - 104 KB [104 KB] >>> Call text corrigendum pdf - 72 KB [72 KB] (published on 27/10/2011)
  • Annex 1 pdf - 80 KB [80 KB] - Definitions
  • Annex 2 pdf - 143 KB [143 KB] - How to prepare the proposal
  • Annex 3 pdf - 35 KB [35 KB] - How to calculate the grant. Eligible costs, including ancillary infrastructure
  • Annex 4 pdf - 40 KB [40 KB] - Definition of the award criteria for the different actions
  • Annex 5 pdf - 77 KB [77 KB] - Grounds for exclusion and related administrative and Financial penalties

Application forms

Use these documents to apply for funding.

Model grant agreement

Proposal checklists and calculators

Checklist
Nothing forgotten?

Calculator
Calculate the figures needed for your proposal

Modal shift actions

Check list pdf - 84 KB [84 KB]

Calculator excel8book - 462 KB [462 KB]
(updated on 31 October 2011)

Catalyst actions

Checklist pdf - 83 KB [83 KB]

Calculator excel8book - 462 KB [462 KB]
(updated on 31 October 2011)

Traffic avoidance actions

Checklist pdf - 84 KB [84 KB]

Calculator excel8book - 352 KB [352 KB]
(updated on 31 October 2011)

Motorways of the seas actions

Checklist pdf - 83 KB [83 KB]

Calculator excel8book - 462 KB [462 KB]
(updated on 31 October 2011)

Common learning actions

Checklist pdf - 82 KB [82 KB]

Not needed

Guidance documents

These documents are to help you write your application or to help you manage your project successfully once selected.