Third Call

Third Call for Project Proposals of the Delta programme

On 27th April 2016, the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) launched the third call for proposals in research and experimental development (hereinafter the call) for  the Program of support for applied research and experimental development DELTA (hereinafter the DELTA programme) and according to the law no. 130/2002 Coll. on support of research, experimental development and innovation from the public funds and on amendement of certain related acts (hereinafter LSRD), according to the Framework for State aid for research, development and innovation (2014 / C 198/01) and in accordance with the Commission Regulation (EU) No. 651/2014 dated on June 17, 2014.

The subject of this call is the selection of project proposals in applied research or experimental development from public funds of the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (hereinafter the provider) in order to fulfill the objectives of the programme DELTA.

Detailed information necessary for the preparation and submission of the project proposal, including information on the evaluation method and criteria are contained in the tender documents and related documents (here).

The contest period begins on April 28, 2016 and ends on July 20, 2016 at hours listed below:

  1. The project proposal can be submitted by IS Partiot to 4:30:00 p.m.
  2. Confirmation of submitting the proposal in IS Patriot will be accepted until 11:59:59 p.m. through a data mailbox of the provider.
  3. The evidence for proving competence (by exception of the § 18 al. 2, letter. a) LSRD) will be received until 11:59:59 p.m. through a data mailbox of the provider.


The applicant must send the project proposal through the electronic system available through the provider's website www.tacr.cz and also send the "Confirmation of electronic submission of the project proposal to the IS Patriot" to the data mailbox of the provider using the data mailbox of the main applicant. The particulars of the report in the data field "Subject" must appear "3rd tender - DELTA programme – project proposal". The applicant must also deliver the required attachments proving the competence of the applicant to the providers data mailbox, the particulars of the report in the data field "Subject" must appear "3rd tender - DELTA programme – applicants prove of competence". Each applicant sends the prove of competence independently from his data mailbox.

ID data mailbox provider: afth9xp.
Electronic application: https://vyzvy.tacr.cz/

TA CR announces further that the information on this tender will be submitted and treated by the HELPDESK accessible on http://www.tacr.cz/hesk/ in accordance with the directive TA CR-17 SME Helpdesk for applicants and beneficiaries. Telephone inquiries will not be answered.

To find answers to your questions, please use also the frequently asked questions (FAQ) on the public tender available on http://www.tacr.cz/hesk/.
Provider announces further that in connection with a large number of questions related to the announced public tenders and in compliance with the response time laid down in the directive SME-17 Helpdesk for applicants and beneficiaries may not be answering the questions submitted by the participants in a period shorter than 10 days before expiry of the tender deadline. Priority will be given to the answers on questions, which have not yet been published in the FAQ on public tenders available on http://www.tacr.cz/hesk/, or similar questions.

ELIMINATION OF INFLUENCES OF CORRUPTION

The provider asks all applicants under the effects of the elimination of corruption during tendering and procurement in research, development and innovation to inform him without any delay of any activity of corruption that they become aware. This mainly concerns any efforts of a person involved in monitoring, assessment and evaluation of the project proposal to make contact with the applicant, and that both the applicant who submitted the project proposal as wel as another participant, as well as the efforts of other applicant to approach the opponents or the members of the assessment body.
The message together with a description of the relevant facts makes it for the provider possible to identify the possible corruption efforts and set up a system for their elimination. Please send your announcements to the address .
The provider also appreaciates the reports to the address above by another person finding something about the corruption activities.

Contact points of partner agencies and dates of launches of calls for proposals of these partner agencies

TA CR informs the applicants to the 3rd call for proposals of the DELTA programme about contact persons of partner agencies that can be approached in case of need. TA CR also informs about the dates of launches of calls for proposals of its partner agencies.

The partner agency KIAT launched its call for proposals on 1st April 2016. The partner agency KETEP will launch its call for proposals on 27th April 2016 or on 28th April 2016.

Name of the partner agency

Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT)

Korea Institute of Energy Technology Evaluation and Planning (KETEP)
Name of the contact person

Mr. Dongwan Park

Mr. Kim Sang Kyoung

E-mail

Phone

+82 2 6009 3185

+82 2 3469 8349

Date of launch of call for proposals

1st April 2016

27th or 28th April 2016

Expected date of the announcements of results of the call

31st October 2016

31st October 2016