If your proposal is accepted, you will be asked to sign a detailed contract called the Grant Agreement. Please use the My Projects website of the promotion and tender portal to prepare your grant by entering the necessary data and signing your online grant contract. This data will also be available in PDF format. You will receive email notifications about all the actions you need to take in preparing the grant. For more details, please see a list of all financial communications and their recipients. All formal steps in the preparation of the grant agreement are described in the H2020 online manual. Intermediate and final payments are contingent on project results. It is important to report on the progress of your project in accordance with the reference schedule of the grant agreement. signing a grant agreement and how payments are made. Once the erA-LEARN Cofund proposal has been proposed for funding, the EC will open a meeting on the participants` portal to prepare the grant agreement. In addition to the grant agreement, it is mandatory for all beneficiaries to sign a consortium agreement.

Each consortium must define its own structures and rules that meet its specific requirements. In order to support the preparation of your specific consortium agreement, ERA-LEARN provides a model for the ERA-NET Cofund consortium agreement. The model is based on LESCA. Desca 2020 is a global agreement of the Model Consortium for Horizon 2020. It was launched by the main players of the 7th PC and updated for Horizon 2020, in agreement with the PC community, and provides a reliable framework for project consortia. www.desca-2020.eu/ grants are usually paid in several tranches over the life of the project. Once you have signed the grant contract, you will receive a pre-financing that can be followed by one or more interim payments. You will receive the last payment after the project is completed. This process summarizes the main steps in signing your grant agreement: the grant agreement with the EC is accompanied by a specific type grant agreement. This model contains specific annexes for financial forms, a budget commitment form and a model for establishing the use of the previous pre-financing tranche.

A Grant Agreement model is also available for download. This file contains details of the main financial provisions of the Model Grant Agreement (MGA). The Annotated Model Grant Agreement includes all Horizon 2020 grants. The specific section of the ERA-NET Cofund is available in Chapter V (page 574 and below). Most of the provisions of the GA cannot be changed. However, specific details can be agreed individually with the European Commission/Financing Agency during the preparatory phase. B of financial assistance, such as the start-up of the project and the amount of pre-financing.