Call for proposals for ESF/Target 3 Projects for creation and further development of offers for tertiary further education using information and communication technologies
Federal Ministry for Education, Science and Culture, Department VII/D/1 – New Forms of Study
This call for proposals financed by the European Social Fund targets Austrian Universities and Polytechnics to assist them by the development and implementation of different forms of teaching using new media and remote education.
The prime goals of the Ministry are: the improvement of the qualified labour potential through the further development of tertiary education using ICT, facilitating study access especially for disadvantaged persons or social groups. Another important goal is a higher participation of women in science, research and culture.
The funding has been done through two tenders with a single level procedure. There were totally 14 projects funded.