Regular reporting is necessary, not only for formal requirements. It is part of the project monitoring and provides the project partners with an overview of implemented activities, how much funding has been spent and where steering might be necessary.

A detailed and comprehensive information section that covers all requirements and procedures that are necessary during project implementation can be found in project implementation and reporting.

Information for scholarship holders

All the information concerning the application for the extension of the scholarship, field studies, additional grants etc. can be found on information for scholarship holders.

Gender Mainstreaming

A detailed collection of gender mainstreaming material has been collected which aims at supporting applicants and project partnern in including a gender perspective in their partnership. Strategies, toolkits, articles, examplary questions for the consideration of gender perspectives, etc. can be found at gender mainstreaming.

Open Access

With regard to sustainable development and fair distribution of knowledge APPEAR promotes the idea of Open Access. Research findings and publications of APPEAR projects become freely available and offer opportunities for further build-up on project results. Thereby Open Access can contribute to the sustainability of the programme.In the framework of APPEAR project partners have to support free and permanent access to scientific publications. This means that Open Access is obligatory for scientific publications that result from APPEAR-funded projects or from findings thereof.

Detailed information on requirements, accepted Open Access models, licensing and repositories can be found in open access.