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 on 15/06/2018 with the indicative financing envelope of € 8,5 Mio. Applications may be submitted to all four priorities. More details concerning the fourth call shall be made available during the spring 2018. 

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.  7,2 Mio  |  Call 2, closed on 30 June 2017
(Official publication list of awards with more detailed information will be made available after the approval of JMC meeting minutes)

KS1014 Vector Sport lead partner: Southern Savo Sport Federation
KS1024 Green ReMark lead partner: Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
KS1133 Cycling lead partner: Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization “Directorate for Development of the St. Petersburg and Leningrad region transport system”
KS1200 SuShi lead partner: City of Savonlinna
KS1203 EnviTox lead partner: State Geological Unitary Company “Mineral”, SC Mineral
KS1207 SEVIRA lead partner: Finnish Environment Institute
KS1253 SUSTECH lead partner: Lappeenranta University of Technology
KS1280 C3E lead partner: South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences
KS1305 BizCycle lead partner: St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics
KS1309 InnoForestView lead partner: St. Petersburg Information and Analytical Centre IAC