The deadline for submitting proposals is September 23. Proposals will be evaluated on their relevance to TEN-T priorities and objectives, maturity, economic and environmental impact, and their quality. Smaller sums are also being made available to two water-related projects.

"Funding these projects will make our infrastructure more efficient, through the use of improved traffic management and information systems, as well as shifting road freight to other modes such as rail," says the EC's vice-president Mr Siim Kallas.