WP3 Evaluation and Proposal selection of the co-funded call

Leader: Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (BLE), Germany.
Contributing Partners: 1) Ministry of Agriculture, Food Sovereignty and Forestry (MASAF), Italy.

Work Package 3 will manage the evaluation and selection of the transnational proposals in accordance with the procedures and guidelines of the ERA-Net Cofund scheme, according to the rules of the EC and following the consortium agreement.

  • WP3 will assure a transparent and independent procedure for the evaluation of proposals;
  • The result will be an agreed, ranked final list of project proposals to be funded by the Call Steering Committee members;
  • An independent observer will monitor the process and prepare a report on the assessment process for the EC; and
  • WP3 will draw upon experience of FACCE-JPI and LEAP-Agri.

Work Package 3 will produce the following deliverables:
D3.1; List of selected pre-proposals
D3.2; Ranking list of the projects
D3.3; Joint selection list of the projects to be funded
D3.4; Observers’ report on the evaluation
D3.5; Commitment on availability of funds for the selected projects
D3.6; Information on each project selected for funding in a format specified by the EC

There are 22 milestones defined in FOSC. Work Package 3 will deliver the following five milestones:
Milestone8; International Evaluation Panal compased and proposals assigned
Milestone9; Step 1 evaluation (pre-proposals) completed
Milestone10; Evaluators per full proposal confirmed
Milestone11; Step 2 evaluation (full proposals) completed
Milestone12; Funding decision

The overview of the WP3 structure, objectives, deliverables, output, tasks and milestones is given in the figure below.

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