This grant will be awarded without call for proposals in line with Article 195(e) of the Financial Regulation, Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 1046/2018 and Article 11(2) of the Rules for participation and dissemination in ""Horizon 2020 - the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)"", Regulation (EU) No 1290/2013.
For enlarging the EURAXESS network, a grant will be awarded to the legal entities officially designated by the relevant Ministry in Tunisia running for a maximum duration of action of 36 months. The Commission contributions are designated for the start-up phase for the organisation of the national EURAXESS network.
Similar type of support has been provided for all new Associated Countries to current and previous framework programmes.
The standard evaluation criteria, thresholds, weighting for award criteria and the maximum rate of co-financing for this type of action are provided in General Annexes D and H of the work programme.
Expected impact: The action will increase the efficiency and effectiveness of Tunisia’s participation in the EURAXESS network.