Eligibility criteria

The seven Criteria for an eligible ESSnet project are:

  1. Involve several partners and results diffused to non participating NSAs.
  2. Focus on issues that answer to a European interest (excludes projects that do not contribute to the quality of ESS statistics).
  3. Compatible with the 5 year programme.
  4. Cost effective (excludes projects that have not a sufficient financial investment and where there is duplication with other initiatives in the ESS ).
  5. Knowledge sharing, innovation and harmonisation.
  6. Sustainable (The project should be sustainable beyond its duration; adequate measures should be foreseen at national level).
  7. Actions must be carried out by ESS organisations