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Specific FP6 documents and guidance

The purpose of this section is to give some general information to consider if you are interested in submitting a research proposal

:: User guides for electronic proposal submission

  • Electronic Proposal Submission System: EPSS online preparation and submission guide
  • Electronic Proposal Submission System: EPSS-EPT (offline) user guide

:: Guidelines on Proposal Evaluation and Selection Procedures:

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:: Guidance Notes for Evaluators: These documents are call specific and are available from each call page.

:: Innovation in FP6
Guidelines for FP6 Applicants, Participants and Evaluators of FP6 Research Projects / Proposals:

:: Model contract:

  • Frequently Asked Questions on contracts and costs

  • core model contract
  • annex II (general conditions)
  • annex III (special conditions related to integrated projects)
  • annex III (special conditions related to networks of excellence)
  • annex III (Integrated Infrastructures Initiatives)
  • annex III (SMEs - Special provisions related to Cooperative Research)
  • annex III (SMEs - Special provisions related to Collective Research)
  • special clauses
  • form A (accession to the contract)
  • form B (Request for accession of new contractor)
  • Form C (Financial statement per activity) - 1 form per instrument
  • consortium checklist (this document is a draft for discussion purposes and does not reflect the official or final position of the Commission. It contents is subject to the outcome of the ongoing legislative process concerning the Framework Programmes and related the Rules of Participation)

  • Guidelines on amendments to FP6 contracts, May 2005.
  • Guidelines on Special Clauses. Revised version September 2006
  • Table of special clauses . Revised version September 2006

:: Marie Curie model contracts:

  • core contract - mono contractor
  • annex II - general conditions - mono contractor

  • core contract - multi contractor
  • annex II - general conditions - multi contractor

  • annexes III:
    • Research Training networks - Multi contractor
    • Early Stage Host Fellowships - Mono contractor
    • Early Stage Host Fellowship - Multi contractor
    • Host Fellowship for the transfer of Knowledge - Industry - Multi contractor
    • Host Fellowship for the transfert of Knowledge - Development - Mono contractor
    • Conferences, Training courses - Mono and Multi contractor
    • Intra-european Fellowship - Mono contractor
    • Outgoing Fellowship - Mono contractor
    • Incoming Fellowship - incoming phase - Mono contractor
    • Incoming Fellowship - Reintegration phase - Mono contractor
    • Excellence Grants - Mono contractor
    • Chairs - Mono contractor
    • European and International reintegration Grants - Mono contractor

  • Marie-Curie Award Letter

  • Forms:
    • A - accession to the contract - Multi contractor
    • B - Request for accession of a new contractor to the contract - Multi contractor
    • C - Financial statement, Mono contractor
    • C - Financial statement, Multi contractor

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