Small Collaborative Projects
Main features and objectives
This type of instrument will be available in the 2020 Call. Small collaborative projects have a duration of minimum 6 months and maximum 9 months, a maximum co-funding budget of €300.000 and leaner application and reporting procedures. The main objective of the small collaborative projects is the exploration of new ideas, concepts and approaches for ICT-based solutions for older adults. They should reach out to new stakeholders for inclusion in (future) development of AAL solutions, build strong collaborations with end-user organisations, support community building with new customers and create shared agendas.
REGARDING THE TWO TYPES OF PROJECTS TO BE FUNDED UNDER THIS CALL:
- REGULAR COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
“Collaborative projects” (carried out by consortia composed of at least 3 organizations from 3 different countries including an end user organization and a business partner) will remain the main funding tool for this call. This type of projects has a duration of 12 to 30 months with a maximum funding of €2.500.000.
- SMALL COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
“Small collaborative projects” have a duration of 6 to 9 months, the same central eligibility criteria as the Collaborative projects, a maximum co-funding budget of €300.000 and leaner application and reporting procedures.
Deadline: 24/08/2020 at 17:00 hours Central European Time (CET)
With regard to collaborative projects, the following countries with a total of 20 Funding Authorities will participate in the 2020 Call:
- Belgium (Innoviris-Brussels & Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship Agency)
- Italy (MoH, MIUR, Friuli Venezia Giulia Region)
- Luxembourg (the Ministry of the Economy, FNR)
- The Netherlands
- Spain (ISCIII)