PRIMA Training and Mobility Award (IPAS+ Option C)

The PRIMA Training and Mobility Award is now open, and it will support Malta-based eligible entities to form collaborative links with at least one foreign counterpart from any one of the 19 PRIMA Participating States. It will fund:

  • In-person short training and/or placements for local researchers in foreign entities;
  • Strategic and targeted visits by local applicants to foreign entities;
  • Knowledge-transfer and/or dissemination seminars or workshops in Malta, on specific PRIMA R&I thematic areas.

To receive this support, applicants shall demonstrate that the scope of the proposed activities is to develop effective cross-border collaborations, undertake research activities and/or training activities in the thematic areas of PRIMA, leading to the submission of a proposal to any PRIMA-related Calls.

Entities established in Malta are eligible for funding with the option of requesting up to EUR 6,000.

Please consult the National Rules for Participation (State Aid) UPDATED / National Rules for participation (non-State Aid) for more information before submitting a National Application Form together with the relevant annexes to by the 4th of April 2023 at 23:59 CEST. Please access these documents via the following links:

An online informative session was held on 30th January 2023, and  the presentation can be downloaded from here.

For more information, please contact MCST on or +356 2360 2152.

For partner search register on the Plumtri Match Making Tool here.

It should be noted that emails larger than 20 MB shall be automatically rejected by the system. The applicant may make use of cloud storage.

The PRIMA Training and Mobility Award is part of the PRIMA Programme supported by the European Union.


This article was last updated on: March 30, 2023