2019 CEF Transport call - Blending Facility CEF-TR-2019-1-BLENDING Closed!


This call for proposals addresses the following objectives of the CEF Regulation:

  • Funding Objective 1: Deployment of European Rail Traffic Management Systems (ERTMS).
  • Funding Objective 2: Deployment of Alternative Fuels


Two types of applicants can submit their proposal:

  • One or more Member States
  • With the agreement of the Member State(s) concerned, international organisations, joint undertakings, or public or private undertakings or bodies established in an EU Member State supported by financing from an Implementing Partner.

Project promoters must engage first with an Implementing Partner (public financial institutions), which performs an initial screening of each project to be potentially supported by financing from the Implementing Partner, in order to be included in the CEF Transport Blending Facility’s Project Pipeline.

European community funding

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

  • 198,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 14 February 2020 - more than one year ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 15 May 2020 - one year ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 28 August 2020 - 9 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 13 November 2020 - 7 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 15 February 2021 - 4 months 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:

  • 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)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Energy and Transport

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