Funding allocations from the Research Council are always carried out in accordance with a contract. The contract sets out the terms and conditions for the use of the research funding and establishes the parties’ rights and obligations with regard to the implementation of the project.
Gender Equality Plan (GEP) requirement
Calls for proposals with an application deadline from and including 2022 will include a Gender Equality Plan (GEP) requirement at the organisational level for applicants and partners that must be met when the grant agreement is signed.
The business sector, special interest organisations and the non-profit sector are exempt from the requirement.