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Find out more about the PAGE II initiative

    Round 1

    MPIA and PMMA projects

    Next due dates and milestones for projects selected for PEP support in 2017
    N.B. Timetables for CBMS and PIERI-RCT projects are determined on a case-by-case basis

    • July 21, 2017: Deadline to submit revised proposal (MPIA only)
    • July 24, 2017: Deadline to submit revised policy context analysis and initial technical report
    • July 28, 2017: Approval of revised proposal (MPIA) and initial technical report - conditions for release of first grant payment
    • October 15, 2017: Deadline to submit interim research report, updated technical report and study visit application.
      • Note: Teams are strongly encouraged to organize their study visit at their mentor’s institution.
    • November 15, 2017: Approval of interim research report, updated technical report and study visit application -  conditions for release of second grant payment
    • January-March 2018: Three-week study visits for up to two team members
    • March 30, 2018: Deadline to submit draft final report and technical report update
    • April 18, 2018: Invitations to present results at PEP annual conference (if draft final report considered satisfactory by mentor)
    • May 16, 2018: Deadline to submit conference version of final report and draft dissemination strategy
    • June 2018: PEP annual conference - Presentation of final research report, training in research communications and individual meetings with PEP resource persons.
    • July 15, 2018: Deadline to submit revised final research report, updated technical report and revised dissemination strategy.
    • July 31, 2018: Approval of revised final research report, updated technical report and dissemination strategy - conditions for release of third grant payment.
    • September 28, 2018: Deadline to submit national policy conference proposal/grant application
    • October 2018 - February 2019: Publications (working paper, policy brief, preparation of journal submission) and dissemination (incl. organization of PEP national conference)
      • October 31, 2018: Submission of working paper for external review
        • Note: it is expected that the team’s mentor will normally participate as a co-author at this stage
      • November 31, 2018: Approval of working paper for publication and submission of draft policy brief - conditions for release of final grant payment.

    Round 2

    MPIA, PMMA and PIERI (Field experiment) project proposals

    Call for proposals and selection process

    • July 12, 2017: Launching the call for proposals for PAGE II - Round 2
    • September 13, 2017: Deadline for submitting proposals
    • October 18, 2017: Longlisting of proposals (invitations to revise)
    • November 15, 2017: Deadline for longlisted proposals to submit a revised version of their proposal:
    • December 13, 2017: Shortlisting of proposals. Shortlisted proposal team members invited to take relevant online course (successful completion is mandatory to participate in PEP general meeting)
    • January-March 2018: Online courses for all team members (requiring roughly five hours of study per week over ten weeks)
    • April 15, 2018: Invitations to shortlisted proposals team members who have successfully completed the online course to attend PEP general meeting:
    • April 27, 2018: Deadline to submit first draft of the proposed projects' policy context analyses
    • May 11, 2018: Preliminary evaluation of policy context analyses (invitations to revise)
    • May 16, 2018: Deadline to submit conference versions of proposals
    • May 25, 2018: Deadline to submit revised policy context analyses
    • June 2018: PEP annual conference – Training in relevant methodology, policy engagement workshop, presentation of shortlisted proposals and final selection for funding/support



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