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Accession forms Forms signed by all project beneficiaries once the grant agreement has been signed between the project coordinator and the EC. 
The accession forms are available on the Participant Portal and must be signed up to 30 days after the grant agreement takes effect. In signing the accession forms, beneficiaries accept the rights and obligations set out in the grant agreement. 
Actual costs Costs which are real and not estimated or budgeted. 
Administrative forms Administrative forms or Part A of the proposal, need to be filled out on the Participant Portal (Step 5 of the Submission wizard) before the submission of a project proposal. They consist of:
  • a general section where the basic proposal details are filled in by the coordinator
  • a list of declarations
  • participants' and contact persons' data
  • budget breakdown by organisation and cost category
  • ethical issues table
  • call specific questions 
Annex 1 Otherwise known as the Technical Annex or Description of the Action and forms "Part B" of the proposal, this document outlines the technical content of the project.
Applicant The term used generally for a person or entity applying to a call for proposals. The term ‘participant’ is used for a member of a proposal or project consortium.
Associated countries Associated countries participate in Horizon 2020 under the same conditions as EU Member States. There are, as of 1 January 2017, 16 countries associated to Horizon 2020Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Israel, Moldova, Switzerland, Faroe Islands, Ukraine, Tunisia, Georgia, Armenia.

More information on the status of Switzerland in Horizon 2020 can be found here

More information on associated countries in Horizon 2020 can be found in the Horizon 2020 Online Manual - International cooperation
Associated partner Associated partners in projects do not receive funding directly from the European Union. They are linked to a full partner and typically invoice the full partner for their costs although it is highly recommended that these costs are agreed in advance and are subject to the consortium agreement.

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