Final Advice from the EU/Checklist [ ] Read and understand the call text. [ ] Discuss the proposal with all partners. [ ] Do not submit at the last minute. [ ] Understand the evaluation criteria and make sure you cover the essential points. [ ] Explain your approach comprehensively from the very beginning (what you want to achieve how and what for. [ ] More text does not equal more points. Be concise, avoid repetition and be clear Spell out acronyms. [ ] Get somebody who was not involved to read your proposal and ask them their advice on how to improve.