CONVERGENCE OBJECTIVE - OPERATIONAL PROGRAMME ERDF (EUROPEAN REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND)
Grants in the framework of national sectoral or regionalised programmes to sustainable regional development in the least favoured regions of the Member States
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration||Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|12 December 2012||Global budget: 283 billion euro||2007-2013||More details||More details|
This fund is a framework programme, organised in different strands (sub-programmes)
AbstractGrants in the framework of national sectoral or regionalised programmes to sustainable regional development in the least favoured regions of the Member States
Does my project meet the priority requirements of this fund?The Convergence objective is financed by the ERDF, ESF and the Cohesion fund. It succeeds to Objective 1 of the 2000-2006 programming period and represents more than 80% of the amount of the structural funds 2007-2013.
This programme is aimed at supporting growth and job creation in Member States and regions whose development is lagging behind: regions whose per capita gross ... More details
What are the different steps ?Heads of projects should refer to national/regional authorities in charge of the programme management. ... More details
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How much can I expect ?Maximum 75% of ... More details
Areas concernedTown planning, Transport, Local development, Environment, New technologies, Tourism, Trade,
Who can apply?Local and Regional authorities, Corporations, Federations Unions, Administrations States, Agencies Chambers, SMEs, Associations,
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Become a partner :
The partner is a body actively involved in the project (from conception to its realisation) and in reception of part of the grant. It is by no means a subcontractor and must be directly involved in the successful completion of the overall project. It is important to note that the partners, regard...
To adapt to the multiannual financial framework 2014-2020 :
We are currently in the pivotal period of the end of the programming period 2007-2013 and of the preparation of the new multiannual financial framework (MFF). Indeed, a political agreement related to the 2014-2020 MFF has been concluded the 27th of June 2013 between the European institutions. The...
Creating an evaluation plan :
The evaluation is an obligation imposed by the European Commission, it is a tool to improve the professional performances of partners in carrying out the projects. Its purpose is to assess a current or completed project, including its design, implementation and results and to measure the relevanc...
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Once submitted, all projects will reach the same stage: selection. It is therefore helpful to understand it's criteria and requirements, in order to ease the evaluator's work and to stack the odds in your favor.
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