Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

2020 EU Student eCard Core Service Platform call (CEF-TC-2020-3)

INEA ceased operations on 31 March 2021. The European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA) was established on 1 April 2021 to take over the CEF Telecom legacy portfolio as well as additional EU funding programmes.

This call is closed.

Latest news: Under the exceptional circumstances of the current COVID-19 pandemic, submissions by email are allowed, to the following email address:
The Commission address, if sent by express courier, changed too. See below Corrigendum 1 December 2020

Previous news: extension of the proposal submission deadline until 1st January 2021

The 2020 EU Student eCard Core Service Platform call makes an indicative €2 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 and the Guide for Applicants
- consult the background documents and other information

*This call is managed by the European Commission

Call Infoday for applicants: Presentation

Questions and Answers about the call: see here

Indicative Call Timeline
Call opening
1 July 2020
Deadline for submission
Closed on 1 January 2021
Evaluation of proposals February-March 2021 (indicative)
Consultation of the CEF Committee
May 2021 (indicative)
Adoption of the Selection Decision June 2021 (indicative)
Adoption of individual grant agreement
July-September 2021 (indicative)
List of proposals selected for co-funding Available here

Work Programme

 2019 - 2020 CEF Telecom Work Programme

Available here

Call for Proposals documents
2020 CEF Telecom Call for Proposals – EU Student eCard

Call text

Corrigendum 16 October 2020 Available here
Corrigendum 1 December 2020 Available here

Application Forms
Application Form Part A
Application Form Part B
Application Form Part C
Application Form Part D
Guidance Documents
Guide for Applicants
Application checklist Available here
Mailbox for questions specific to EU Student eCard

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
Privacy statement
Commission Decision on the reimbursement of personnel costs Available here
National contact points for CEF Telecom Available here
Call specific - EU Student eCard
EU Student eCard DSI Available here