Important notice for Applicants of the call for strategic projects: duration of projects

According to a recent revision of article 43 of the Commission Regulation (EC) No 951/2007 of 9 August 2007 laying down implementing rules for cross-border cooperation programmes, the eligibility period for projects activities is extended until 31 December 2015.

As a consequence, the maximum duration of project proposals that will be submitted under the ongoing call for strategic projects might be up to 36 months.

This notification is compliant with the provision of footnote number 10 of the Guidelines for Grant Applicants “the duration up to 36 months is conditional to the notification of the extension of the eligibility period to 31 December 2015 by the European Commission; Applicants will be informed accordingly through the programme web site”.