JMC meeting on 12 December – awarded projects and fourth call

The Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) had its fifth meeting on 12 December 2017 in Helsinki, Finland. Among other issues, the JMC selected ten project proposals to be funded from the second call and approved the Large Infrastructure Projects to be processed for the European Commission final consultation by the end of the year. The JMC approved also the schedule for the fourth round of a call that is to be closed o 

Next steps for the second call proposals 

By the end of February 2018 latest, the Managing Authority shall draw up and deliver Executive Order, to the lead applicant of each proposal submitted for the second call, marking official note of the award or of the rejection and its grounds. Thereafter, the lead partners of awarded projects are provided with the invitation for the grant contract negotiations accompanied with detailed information of the maximum grant, of any recommendations and/or requirements for grant and of instructions how to proceed. Negotiation process is launched by the end of the first quarter of 2018 on condition of ratification of the Programme’s Financing Agreement (if still on process) and the grant contracts may be signed only after its conclusion. 

List of selected project proposals awarded in total of ca. 
(Official publication list of awards with more detailed information will be made available after the approval of JMC meeting minutes)