Grant Agreement

Does the Grant Agreement include any provisions related to Intellectual Property (IP)?

The Grant Agreement has the main rules concerning IP that you must follow under your project. Additionally, you should consider the provisions of the Consortium Agreement you have signed with the other participants in the project. Both agreements provide you the main framework of your IP obligations under your project.

Is there a model Grant Agreement applicable to Marie Curie projects?

There is a specific model Grant Agreement to be used in projects under the People Programme (Marie Curie) conducted by the Research Executive Agency (REA). It consists of a core text, several annexes and a list of special clauses.

Is there a model Grant Agreement applicable to projects under the Ideas Programme?

There is a specific model Grant Agreement to be used in projects under the Ideas Programme supported by the European Research Council (ERC). It consists of a core text and several annexes. There is also a list of special clauses and a template for supplementary agreement (Legal Entity - Principal Investigator).

Is there a model Grant Agreement applicable to projects under the Capacities Programme?

The European Commission adopted a standard model Grant Agreement to be used in projects under the Cooperation Specific Programme of FP7. The same model is also applicable to projects under the Capacities Programme. It consists of a core text, several annexes and a list of special clauses to be introduced in the grant agreement where necessary.

Is there a model Grant Agreement applicable to projects under the Cooperation Programme?

The European Commission adopted a standard model Grant Agreement to be used in projects under the Cooperation Specific Programme of FP7. The same model is also applicable to projects under the Capacities Programme. It consists of a core text, several annexes and a list of special clauses to be introduced in the Grant Agreement where necessary.

Does the Grant Agreement provide rules concerning access rights, use and dissemination?

The Grant Agreement establishes the respective rights and obligations of the participants with regard to access rights, use and dissemination. For those purposes, it requires the submission to the Commission of a plan for the use and dissemination of foreground.

Is there a unique Grant Agreement model for all types of FP7 projects?

On 10 April 2007 the European Commission adopted the general model Grant Agreement to be used in research projects funded under the 7th Framework Programmes. This model Grant Agreement is applicable to the indirect actions under the Cooperation and Capacities Specific Programmes of FP7. It consists of a core text and several annexes. There is also a list of special clauses to be introduced in the Grant Agreement where necessary.