The F-Interop Open Call is designed to attract projects that develop innovative testing tools and test designs around the F-Interop platform. These applications may be for the purpose of validating the platform or extending the existing capabilities of the platform with new features and capabilities, new interfaces or new tools.
In addition to the tool and test development projects described above, the open call will also select three SMEs to conduct plugtest events that will engage even more members of the interoperability and standards development communities.
What will be funded:
The financial support to third parties in the F-Interop open call will support R&D for 4 categories of projects:
Total budget allocated for the call is 700K (23% of project budget), of which 610K will support 19 projects, while 90K will be used to assist consortium partners to deliver technical support for plugtests and new tools integration.
In order to qualify for financial support through the F-Interop Open Call Programme, proposals must meet the following evaluation criteria:
Information about the call:
Call publication on the project website - preliminary information: 6th May 2016
Final Call text published on F-Interop website: 31st July 2016
Deadline for submission of proposals: 25th January 2017, 17:00 (CET)
Notification of selected applicants: 26th April 2017
Projects start: 30th August 2017
Language in which proposal should be submitted: English
Call identifier: F-Interop01 call
Email address (for information): firstname.lastname@example.org