GLOSSARY

AREAS |

  • EU procurement / tenders
  • EU programme awareness
  • EU Single Market
Call (also: call for proposals, call for applications or call for tenders)

Procedure for inviting applicants to submit project proposals, with the aim of receiving EU funding.

There are several types of calls (with special submission or evaluation schemes):

2-stage calls
calls with multiple cut-off dates
invitations to submit a proposal

Calls are often divided in topics (call and topic are often used as synonym).
Source: European Commission, H2020 Participant Portal

http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/support/reference_terms.html