The Fourth Call of the ECPGR Activity Grant Scheme was launched 13 September 2016 with deadline 30 November 2016. A total of 8 proposals were submitted. The evaluation was carried out on 15 December 2016 by the ECPGR Executive Committee (ExCo), with the help of the ECPGR Secretariat, using the criteria that were established prior the announcement of the call of the Grant Scheme. The ExCo selected 5 proposals for immediate funding (items 1 to 5 in table below). Another proposal (from Beta WG) needed to be revised and resubmitted.
|Acronym||Working Group(s)||Activity Coordinator||Date of approval||Proposal||Budget in Euro||Budget table||Letters of award|
|1||ECPGR Networking*||All Working Groups||Jelka Šuštar-Vozlič||Dec 2016||Proposal* (241 KB)||€15 000||PDF (updated version) (59 KB)||Letter* (75 KB)|
|2||SafeAlliDiv||Allium WG||Helena Stavělíková||Dec 2016||Revised Proposal (174 KB)||€30 000|| PDF (revised budget)|
|Letter (79 KB)|
|3||Pomefruit - C&E||Malus/Pyrus WG||Marc Lateur||Dec 2016||Proposal (211 KB)||€30 000||PDF (123 KB)||Letter (59 KB)|
|4||CarrotDiverse||Umbellifer WG||Charlotte Allender||Dec 2016||Proposal (137 KB)||€29 400||PDF (110 KB)||Letter (58 KB)|
|5||GRIN-Global||Documentation and Information WG||Ludmila Papoušková||Dec 2016||Proposal (271 KB)||€15 000||PDF (45 KB)||Letter (73 KB)|
|6||BETANET||Beta WG||Piergiorgio Stevanato||invited for resubmission|
|Total budget||€119 400|
*The proposal was approved with a request by the ExCo for some adjustments and is now under elaboration by the Activity Coordinator.