Call for applications
The Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) has announced a new call on Joint Qualifications in Vocational Education and Training (VET), now open for applications, under the Erasmus + Programme, Key Action 3 - Support to Policy Reform.
The overall objectives of the call are:
- to increase the employability of young people and to contribute to the development of a highly skilled, qualified and mobile workforce from which companies should also benefit
- to support joint developments in VET in Europe and strengthen overall its quality, relevance and attractiveness.
The specific objective of the call is to support the preparation or setting up of joint VET qualifications including at higher level or the improvement of such existing qualifications.
Budget and deadline
The total budget earmarked for the co-financing of projects is estimated at €6 million.
Each grant will amount between €200 000 and €500 000. It is expected to fund around 20 proposals.
The deadline for applications is 31 January 2018.
More details and all the relevant documents are available on the EACEA website.
On 24 October 2017 the Agency will organise an information session webinar to provide interested potential applicants with further information on the call.
A helpdesk is available for any guidance and administrative support, which can be contacted by emailing: EACEA-EPLUS-VET@ec.europa.eu.