Last modified: February 15, 2019

Public consultation on the draft Guidelines for Grant Applicants for the second Call for proposals


The programme management structures have launched an open consultation on its draft Guidelines for Grant Applicants for the second Call for proposals under the Joint Operational Programme Black Sea Basin 2014-2020.

This document is intended to help the applicants to prepare the content of the project application and provides information on how to fill in the application, budget and related forms, the application procedure, the project selection criteria, the decision procedure and other practical advises.

Please be aware that these Guidelines are only a draft and that the final version will be published together with the launching of the call, after the approval of the Joint Monitoring Committee of the Programme!

Very important!

In the draft Guidelines for Applicants – section 3 How to apply and the procedures to follow, we provide a link  of the electronic Management System (eMS) where anyone can create an account and test the use of the eMS by introducing any data according to the instructions provided in the Guidelines. However, any data introduced during the consultation period shall be lost as soon as we finalise the public consultation. DO NOT FORGET THIS LINK IS FOR TESTING PURPOSE ONLY!!!

The final link to be used  for submitting the application, shall be available when officially launching the call.


Any suggestion, recommendation or query you may have during the public consultation period, please address them to the Joint Technical Secretariat of the programme at the e-mail address:, until 27th of August 2018.

The programme management structures will assess all comments from interested parties which are submitted. The comments will be further considered if found to be relevant.

The replies to the questions regarding the content of the draft Guidelines for Applicants shall be published on the programme website:

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