Joint offer of two companies – HBF Hungarikum and Grants Europe Consulting – won the tender and got the rights to carry out ex-ante evaluation of the next Operational Programme between Hungary and Romania 2014-2020.

These companies signed an agreement on 11 July 2013. The contract amount for these services is 97,375 EUR plus tax.

According to the agreement, the full ex-ante assessment and strategic environmental assessment (part of the evaluation) should be carried out  in parallel with the preparation of the Operational Programme.