JUSTICE - Call for proposals for action grants to support transnational projects on judicial training covering civil law, criminal law or fundamental rights

Deadline :
March 22, 2022 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
Funding available:
€5,000,000
Partners required:
Must involve minimum 2 entities (beneficiaries, not affiliated entities) from different eligible countries.

Funding programme

The Justice programme is the EU’s funding programme to support judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters. Read more about the Justice Programme.

Call overview

The objective of the call is to contribute to the effective and coherent application of EU law in the areas of civil law, criminal law and fundamental rights.


Call details

The objective of the call is to contribute to the effective and coherent application of EU law in the areas of civil law, criminal law and fundamental rights, as enshrined in the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, and the rule of law related issues, by helping to address the training needs of justice professionals in these fields.

The priorities of 2022 will concentrate funding on training activities and tools for training providers, as described below, in order to support cross-border training activities:

     
  1. for justice professionals, and/or
  2. for multipliers, such as judicial trainers or EU law court coordinators, where there are guarantees that the multipliers will pass on their knowledge to justice professionals in a systematic way, and/or
  3. for cross-professional training, in order to stimulate discussions across judicial professions about the application of EU law and contribute to a European judicial culture across professional boundaries on precisely identified topics of relevance to the concerned professions.

For more information please see the Call document.

Duration

Projects should normally range between 12 and 36 months (extensions are possible, if duly justified and through an amendment).

Eligibility

In order to be eligible, the applicants (beneficiaries and affiliated entities) must:

+ be legal entities (public or private bodies)

+ be established in one of the eligible countries, i.e.:

  • EU Member States (including overseas countries and territories (OCTs), excluding Denmark
  • non-EU countries: countries associated to the Justice Programme or countries which are in ongoing negotiations for an association agreement and where the agreement enters into force before grant signature (list of participating countries)
  • and comply with other eligibility conditions:
    a) Organisations which are profit-oriented must submit applications in partnership with public entities or private non-profit-oriented organisations;

         b) the applications must be transnational and involve organisations from at least two participating          countries;

        c) the EU grant applied for cannot be lower than € 75 000.

Consortium composition

Proposals must be submitted by a consortium of at least 2 applicants (beneficiaries; not affiliated entities), which complies with the following conditions: the applications must involve minimum 2 entities (beneficiaries, not affiliated entities) from different eligible countries.

The consortium must include at least one public body, private non-profit organisation or international organisation as beneficiary or affiliated entity.

Project budget

Project budgets (maximum grant amount) are expected to range the EU grant applied for cannot be lower than € 75 000. There is no upper limit.

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Deadline :
March 22, 2022 5:00 PM

Brussels time

Project Duration:
Funding available:
€5,000,000
Partners required:
Must involve minimum 2 entities (beneficiaries, not affiliated entities) from different eligible countries.