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2019 CEF Telecom Call - eProcurement (CEF-TC-2019-2)

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The 2019 CEF Telecom eProcurement call makes an indicative €1 million of funding available for proposals in this area.

To get started with your application, we suggest that you consult the list of relevant documents and information for the calls as provided below:

- read the call text and Work Programme sections relevant to your call

- review the application forms, Guide for Applicants and FAQs

- consult the background documents and other information

Then you can apply online using the TENtec eSubmission system.

For any specific questions concerning the call, please check the call FAQ or contact the call Helpdesk.

2019 CEF Telecom eProcurement call: is this for me?

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2019 CEF Telecom Calls

Indicative Call Timeline
Call opening
4 July 2019
Deadline for submission
Closed on 14 November 2019
Evaluation of proposals
December 2019 - February 2020
Consultation of the CEF Committee
April 2020
Information to the European Parliament
May 2020
Adoption of the Selection Decision
May 2020
Preparation and signature of grant agreements Between May and August 2020
List of projects selected for co-funding Available here

Work Programme

 2019 - 2020 CEF Telecom Work Programme

Available here

Corrigendum 16 April 2019 Available here
Call for Proposals
2019 CEF Telecom Call for Proposals – eProcurement Call text

Application Forms
Apply online - TENtec eSubmission
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Application Form Part A
For reference only: electronic submission of Part A using the eSubmission module is mandatory
Application Form Part B
Application Form Part C
Available here
Application Form Part D
Guidance Documents
Guide for Applicants
Application checklist Available here
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Available here

Background Documents & useful info

Common to all calls

CEF Digital Single Web Portal Available here
CEF Regulation
Telecommunications Regulation
EU Financial Regulation
Model Grant Agreement

Available here

Privacy statement
Commission Decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs

Available here


List of national contact points for CEF Telecom Available here
Call specific - eProcurement
e-Certis: Specifications for the e-Certis web service
ESPD: The data exchange model

VCD: Information about the Virtual Company Dossier (VCD)

Available here
TED: Information how to become an eSender Available here