This web page links to most of the documents you will need relating to FP7, including templates, guidance documents, legal documents etc.
Some key FP7 documents are duplicated below. See also the Templates & Examples web page for more documents.
Rules for participation [pdf, 30/12/2006]
Legal document outlining the Rules for participation in FP7, the financial principles, and the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) framework.
NOTE: relevant sections to CERN have been highlighted
List of International Cooperation Partner Countries (ICPC) [pdf]
These are countries that may participate in FP7 projects and receive EU funding (see also the Work Programme Annexes and the FP7 eligible countries).
Model Grant Agreements:
FP7 web page dedicated to the three different model grant agreements and their respective annexes. Annex VI contains Form Cs, which vary depending on the type of project. These are duplicated in the Templates and Examples part of this website.
Agreement (DESCA) [doc, v2 May 2008]
Simplified FP7 Model Consortium Agreement, prepared by DESCA. This model agreement is adjustable to projects of different size. See also the FP7 Checklist for Consortium Agreements [pdf 28/06/2007].
Financial Guidelines [pdf, 16/01/2012]
Guide to Financial Issues relating to FP7 Indirect Actions, including information on maximum EC contributions, pre-financing and subsequent payments, sub-contracting, eligible costs and direct and indirect costs (overheads).
Reporting Guidelines [pdf, June 2010]
Guidance Notes on Project Reporting, including what to report and when. Templates for periodic reports, final reports and Form Cs are downloadable from the Templates and Examples part of this website.
The following presentations give explanations of different aspects of FP7*
The 7th Framework Programme
General Presentation [ppt]
International Cooperation in FP7
General presentation [pdf]
FP7 Specific Programme: Cooperation
*These presentations were given at the FP7 Launch Conference, 7-8 February 2007