Call for proposals N? SCR/111505/C/G
Issued by the Commission of the European Communities for projects financed by the
People To People – Programme
Budget Line B7-4100
Programme for which proposals are sought and financing sources
a. Programme: People to People wishes to focus and increase co-operative activities
of civil society organisations, primarily of the countries participating in the Middle
East peace process and to improve mutual understanding between the peoples in
the Middle East in support of a comprehensive, just and lasting peace in the region.
b. Financing sources: EC Budget line B7-4100 "MEDA (measures to accompany the
reforms to the economic and social structures in the Mediterranean non-member
countries)". The global indicative amount available for the People to People-
Programme is EUR 5 million.
Type and size of projects
a. Projects should be within geographical and thematic areas covered by the budget
line as described in further detail in the Guidelines for Applicants 2000. Thematic
priorities for 2000 are set out in section 1.1.3 of the Guidelines. b. Minimum amount of grant: EUR 150.000. The overall objective will be to award
grants for no more than 30 actions.
c. Maximum amount of grant: EUR 500.000 and not more than 80% of total eligible
d. Maximum project implementation period: 36 months
Eligibility : who may apply
Non-profit-making, non-governmental organisations and institutions - with the exception of media organisations, which may apply for a grant even if they are profit making - having their headquarters in a beneficiary country covered by the budget line B7-4100 or in a Member State of the European Union. Applications by such organisations having their headquarters in a country outside the European Community and outside the beneficiary country may be considered in exceptional cases. For further details, see section 2.1.1 of the Guidelines for Applicants 2000.
Type of costs to be taken into consideration for a grant
Type of costs: see section 2.1.3 of the Guidelines for Applicants 2000
See section 2.3 of the Guidelines for Applicants 2000.
Form, languages, address and deadline for applications
a) Form : Project proposals including annexes must be submitted in one original and five copies. Applicants must use the application form annexed to the Guidelines for Applicants 2000.
b) Language: see section 2.2 of the Guidelines for Applicants 2000.
c) Deadline for applications: 16h00 on 16 October 2000. Any application received by
the Commission services in Brussels after the deadline will be automatically rejected.
d) Applications should be sent by registered mail or hand-delivered to the address listed in section 2.2.2 of the guidelines
e) Envelopes must be clearly marked with the following indications: the reference number of the call for proposals, Budget Line B7-4100, the full name of the applicant and address of the organisation, and the phrase “DO NOT OPEN UNTIL THE PROPOSALS’ OPENING SESSION”.
Detailed information on the Call for Proposals and Application Form
Detailed information on the present call for proposals and the application form is contained in the Guidelines for Applicants 2000 available in the following address:
Questions, indicating clearly the reference of the Call for Proposals, should be sent to:
LOI-41 Office 7/158
Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200 B-1049 Brussels
Fax +32-2-296 53 36
Questions with answers that may be relevant for other applicants will be available on the
programme web site (http://europa.eu.int/comm/scr/tender/index.htm).