Call for Travel Support

              

AGENCY FOR SCIENCE, INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY INVITES TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR TRAVEL SUPPORT

UNDER THE PROGRAMME “BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, INNOVATION AND SMES“ 

OBJECTIVE OF THE CALL

The objective of the Travel Support is to facilitate establishment of partnerships between Norwegian and Lithuanian enterprises with the intent to participate in the upcoming calls under the Programme.

SUPPORT SCHEME

The Travel Support under this call will be awarded as a lump sum.

MAX SUPPORT AMOUNT

A maximum sum for the Travel Support per entity – 779 Eur.

ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS

From Lithuania:

-                    SMEs and large enterprises with no more than 25 % public ownership established as a legal person in Lithuania.

From Norway:

-                    Any public or private entity, commercial or non-commercial, and non-governmental organisations, established as a legal person in Norway.

ELIGIBLE ACTIVITIES

Travel costs in connection to/or associated with the search for partners for bilateral partnership projects under the Programme and the development of such partnerships.

SELECTION CRITERIA

Please see the Travel Support Scheme.

SUBMITTION AND APPROVAL OF APPLICATIONS

Applications for individual visits should be submitted no later than 21 day prior to the travel.

Applications for participation in a matchmaking event, if organised by MITA, should be submitted no later than 28 days prior to the travel unless different terms are given for a specific event. 

From Lithuania:

An application is to be submitted via the online portal - eSCIENCE gateway https://www.e-mokslovartai.lt/all-calls-for-proposals (hereinafter - the Portal) pursuant to MITA guidelines for travel support

From Norway: 

In case of individual visits, an application shall be completed in English and submitted online here. In case of participation in matchmaking events organized by MITA in Lithuania, registration on B2match website set by MITA for a particular event, shall count as an application for travel support already and no additional online application for travel support shall be submitted.

Applications for the Travel Support are assessed by MITA on a continuous basis and are evaluated within 10 business days after the submission.

All applicants whose applications have been approved, in three days’ time after the decision is made, will receive an invitation to sign an agreement on the participation in the activities under the call via the Portal (for Lithuanian entities) and by email (for Norwegian entities). An agreement must be signed before traveling. 

CONTACT INFORMATION

In case clarifications are required, please send an e-mail in English or Lithuanian to: norwaygrants@mita.lt.

DOCUMENTS

For Lithuanian entities

For Norwegian entities:

 

Last updated: 07-06-2019