The project call procedure is one of the research policy levers which can be used to stimulate the development of knowledge, innovative technology and the growth of businesses.
Project calls passed on by competitiveness clusters are usually aimed at the development of technological innovation and may be of several types :
The eligibility of a call for proposals is subject to several conditions set out in a specification and might relate to the number and nature of the parties involved, the topic in question, the objective or even the geographical area concerned.
Although the response file is specific to each request for proposals, the specification most often requires the following information :
... all this is done following a strict calendar for the opening and closing of the invitation to submit a proposal.