Information on the Call for Proposals for PRACE Preparatory Access.
CET / CEST
The Call for Proposals for PRACE Preparatory Access is a continuously open call with regular cut-off dates.
The Terms of Reference can be found here
The next cut-off dates are:
- 1 September 2014 (18th cut-off) > 11:00 AM CEST
- 1 December 2014 (19th cut-off) > 11:00 AM CET
The indicative schedule of the PRACE Calls for Proposals for Preparatory Access is as follows:
|Quarterly cut off dates||1st working day of the quarter (September; December)|
|Administrative Validation||2 working days after the cut-off date|
|Award Decision||approx. 30 calendar days after the cut-off date|
|Access Start Date||Access is provided starting approx. 45 calendar days after the cut-off date.|
Please note that access of the December cut-off date may be slightly delayed due to Christmas break
The process to access resources after the communication of the decision on allocation is two-fold:
- Awardees are asked to confirm their availability and readiness to use the awarded resources during the stated period of time
- Access is provided after receipt of a positive reply