Call for Proposals - Training of national judges in EU competition law and judicial cooperation between national judges TRAINING OF JUDGES CFP 2011 Closed!


The objective of this call for proposal is to co-finance projects aimed at promoting judicial cooperation between, and the training of, national judges in the context of the enforcement of the European competition rules, including Articles 101 and 102 of the TFEU as well as the State aid rules with the aim of contributing to the development and implementation of European competition policy and EU cooperation measures in the field of competition in order to ensure the consistency of EU competition policy.


  • training activities in the form of conferences, seminars, colloquia, meetings and symposia on EU competition law (e.g. on actions for damages) for national judges as well as short- or long-term training courses in EU competition law under study programs for national judges
  • activities promoting the cooperation and/or networking between national judges, in particular between judicial authorities or other public or private organizations responsible for encouraging or monitoring the correct application of EU competition lawby national judges
  • the setting-up and/or maintenance of databases providing information on European competition law (such as, for example, but not exclusively, judgments applying Art. 101 & 102 TFEU, and/or State aid rules) and the distribution of such information specifically adapted to the needs of national judges

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 0,80 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 13 April 2011 - 9 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call Text - TRAINING OF JUDGES CFP 2011 (Other)
  • Call - Training of national judges in EU competition law (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)
  • Candidate Countries
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security

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