Project Access: Information for Awarded Projects

Information for PRACE Awardees


The users must commit to provide to PRACE within the period established in the guide for applicants a final report, using the proper PRACE template (see below), with the results obtained through the access to the PRACE Research Infrastructure, as well as a qualitative feedback on the use of the resources.

This report needs to be submitted to PRACE Peer-Review (peer-review[at] Final reports for single-year and multi-year Project Access must be submitted within 6 months of the end of the project’s resource allocation.

Failure to submit a final report may disqualify future proposal submissions to PRACE by any member of the research group.

The templates for the final report are available for download:

The template for the progress report is also available for download:


Applicants allow PRACE to publish the final report of the project as of one year from the end date of the allocation period. Applicants commit to collaborate with PRACE, upon its request, in the preparation of dissemination material.

The applicant commits to not use the project results for military purposes.


According to the PRACE Guide for ApplicantsThe total awarded resources (total computer time and/or expert support) cannot be changed.” If you are unable to use your awarded resources due to a technical problem, please let the PRACE Peer-Review team (peer-review[at] know as soon as possible and in any case during the allocation period.


Applicants must acknowledge PRACE in all publications that describe results obtained using PRACE resources. Acknowledgement should be made of the role of the HPC Centre and PRACE and of the relevant partners involved in the pilot use case for joint data storage in all publications which include the results above mentioned. Users shall use the following wording in such acknowledgement in all such papers and other publications:

We acknowledge PRACE for awarding us access to [resource-name hosted by at site, country].

Use as many instances of the pattern [resource-name hosted by at site, country] as the number of systems awarded via PRACE.

Please follow these examples:

  • Joliot-Curie at GENCI@CEA, France
  • JUWELS at GCS@FZJ, Germany
  • HAWK at GCS@HLRS, Germany
  • SuperMUC-NG at GCS@LRZ, Germany
  • Marconi successor at CINECA, Italy
  • MareNostrum at Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Spain
  • Piz Daint at CSCS, Switzerland

Related documents

PRACE Acceptable Use Policy

This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) applies to all Users of the PRACE infrastructure.

This AUP is in addition to any policies or conditions which may be imposed by the Resource Providers.

PRACE Acceptable Use Policy