Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

Nearly €28 million requested for CEF Telecom projects

Creation date: May 14, 2019

The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has received 49 project proposals by the 14 May deadline for the 2019-1 CEF Telecom call, requesting nearly €28 million in total EU funding. The total available budget for the call is €19,2 million. Evaluation of the project proposals with the help of external experts will start in June.

The 2019-1 CEF Telecom call closed yesterday 14 May with INEA receiving 49 project proposals (breakdown below).

Admissibility and eligibility of the project proposals will now be checked and the proposals will then be evaluated against the specific award criteria of the call. The evaluation process, which will involve external experts, is expected to be concluded by August 2019 and the final results will be announced in October 2019.

DSI

Proposals received

Requested budget (€)

Available budget (€)

Automated Translation

13

8,126,371

4,000,000

eDelivery

7

1,698,741

1,000,000

eIdentification & eSignature

9

4,292,498

5,000,000

eInvoicing

12

8,296,241

6,200,000

Europeana

7

4,616,254

2,000,000

EU Student eCard

1

902,217

1,000,000

Total

49

27,932,321

19,200,000