Call for proposals 2015 restricted to EU Member States - Schengen Masterlist Border-Control Pilot HOME/2015/ISFB/AG/MAST Closed!


The present Call for Proposals aims at funding projects on the topic of a field experiment on the use and management of a Schengen Masterlist for border-control.


The participating authority is expected to:

  1. Order the test system from the provider.
  2. Organise the installation of this system inside a border-control booth at an international airport of their choice.
  3. Allocate the necessary staff for training and for using the parallel test system;
  4. Provide instructions to staff for reading eMRTDs on the parallel test system and for performing CSCA certificate validation when requested by the Commission and providing subsequent feedback to the Commission.

European community funding

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

  • 0,10 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 15 April 2016 - 5 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Local authorities
  • National authorities
  • Regional authorities
  • SMEs
  • Non-governmental organization

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)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security

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