Joint Monitoring Committee met in St. Petersburg

Eighth meeting of the Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) took place on 26 September 2019 in St. Petersburg, Russia. In addition to decision of the awards from the 5th call, the committee got an overview on the situation with earlier awarded and ongoing projects and it discussed about the possibilities to allocate the programme’s financial frame to full extent. Decision of one more round of call was made, and the submission deadline for the grant applications was set to 27.2.2020. Priority 2, support to education, research, technological development and innovation, is no longer available. 

(Detailed news of the sixth round of call and information of workshop event is made available after the approval of JMC meeting minutes.)

13 new awards

Project selection process from the fifth round of call, closed on 27 March 2019, has been finalized and the JMC awarded 13 projects for funding, with total programme support of circa € 8,0 Mio. Official decisions (Executive Order) are send to the lead applicants during October-November, followed by the invitation to start Grant Contract negotiation process with the Managing Authority. Short-list of the selected projects:  

KS1771 | Shore protection, LP Finnish Association for Nature Conservation (FI)   

KS1950 | POETA, LP LUT University (FI)     

KS1913 | AWARE, LP LUT University (FI)    

KS1792 | Suvorov, LP Foundation for Recreation Areas in South Karelia (FI)   

KS1905 | BIM-ICE, LP Saimaa University of Applied Sciences (FI)  

KS1885 | Bringing Together, LP Saint Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RU)     

KS1780 | Sprengtporten, LP University of Helsinki (FI)  

KS1907 | Race4Scale, LP South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (FI)  

KS1903 | INCROBB, LP LUT University (FI)   

KS1831 | 30 Miles RusFin, LP Federal State-Funded Educational Institution of Higher Education “Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration”(RU)    

KS1877 | ImProfEdu, LP City of Kouvola (FI) 

KS1916 | INFOSPHERE, LP Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” (RU) 

KS1798 | EFSOA, LP Branch of Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution “Federal Scientific AgroEngineering Centre VIM” (RU)  

(Official List of Awards with more detailed information is made available after the approval of JMC meeting minutes.)