In the context of the EU funded MIGREC project, the South – East Europe Programme of ELIAMEP held the third day of the first session of the External Funding Seminars. The seminar was delivered by Nikos Zaharis, Director of the South – East European Research Institute (SEERC). On the third and last day, the participants had the opportunity to work on a “Skeleton Proposal” putting in practice the skills, knowledge and tips obtained from the seminars.