Bavaria-Quebec Cooperation: Call For Projects 2014-2016


In 2014, Bavaria and Quebec are celebrating 25 years of cooperation. Since 1989, over 500 projects and joint activities have been supported within the Work group for Bavaria-Quebec cooperation (Groupe de travail sur la coopération Québec Bavière (GTQB)), which meets every two years, alternatively in Quebec or Munich. For the 2014-2016 period, Bavaria and Quebec are planning to focus on innovation, youth mobility, economic development and cultural exchange. Supporting funds cover 2 years, targeting projects that will contribute to the mutual enrichment of the cooperation and the two societies involved.

The submitted projects will be examined in June 201,4 on the 13th meeting of the Bavaria-Quebec cooperation work group in Quebec city. The proposals for public projects have to be submitted by March 28th 2014 to Mrs. Cynthia Letarte, Europe and European Institutions Department, and in cc. to Mrs. Colette Tremblay.

The demand must fit the specific cooperation sectors and meet the goals as well as the eligibility criteria. All pertaining complementary information and mandatory documents are available on the website of Quebec’s ministry of International Relations (MRIFCE)

PArallel to the request to the MRIFCE by the Quebec partner, Bavarian project partners are kindly asked to address their requests (project presentation form as well as fact sheet) according to the following distribution:

Economic & business cooperation:
Mr. Frédéric Arsenault

Conseiller économique et technologique
Représentation de l’État de Bavière au Québec
1501, avenue McGill College, bureau 2060
Montréal (Québec) H3A 3M8
Tél. : 514 985-6522
Fax : 514 985 6510

Cooperation in Research, Science & Technology :
Dr. Florence Gauzy

Wissenschaftliche Koordinierungsstelle
Bayern – Québec / Alberta / International
Bayerische Forschungsallianz (BayFOR) GmbH
im Haus der Forschung
Prinzregentenstraße 52
80538 München
Telefon +49 (0) 89-9901888-180
Fax +49 (0) 89-9901888-29

Other demands:
Ms. Christina Schultz

Referentin Internationale Beziehungen
Alpenraum, Südosteuropa und Nordamerika
Bayerische Staatskanzlei
Franz-Josef-Strauß-Ring 1
80539 München
Telefon +49-(0) 89-2165-2681
Fax +49-(0) 89-2165-3681