1.Introduction and objectives
This call for proposals is based on the Regulation (EU) No 1288/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2013 establishing ‘Erasmus+’: the Union Programme for education, training, youth and sport and repealing Decisions No 1719/2006/EC, No 1720/2006/EC and No 1298/2008/EC (1) as well as on the 2018 and 2019 Erasmus+ Annual Work Programmes. The Erasmus+ Programme covers the period 2014 to 2020. The general and specific objectives of the Erasmus+ Programme are listed in Articles 4, 5, 11 and 16 of the Regulation.
This call for proposals covers the following actions of the Erasmus+ Programme:
Key Action 1 (KA1) — Learning mobility of individuals
|—||Mobility of individuals in the field of education, training and youth|
|—||Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees|
Key Action 2 (KA2) — Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices
|—||Strategic partnerships in the field of education, training and youth|
|—||Sector Skills Alliances|
|—||Capacity building in the field of higher education|
|—||Capacity building in the field of youth|
Key Action 3 (KA3) — Support for policy reform
|—||Youth Dialogue projects|
Jean Monnet activities
|—||Jean Monnet Chairs|
|—||Jean Monnet Modules|
|—||Jean Monnet Centres of Excellence|
|—||Jean Monnet Support to Associations|
|—||Jean Monnet Networks|
|—||Jean Monnet Projects|
|—||Small collaborative partnerships|
|—||Not-for-profit European sport events|
Any public or private body active in the fields of education, training, youth and sport may apply for funding within the Erasmus+ Programme. In addition, groups of young people who are active in youth work, but not necessarily in the context of a youth organisation, may apply for funding for learning mobility of young people and youth workers as well as for Strategic partnerships in the field of youth.
The following Programme Countries can fully take part in all Erasmus+ Programme actions (2):
|—||the Member States of the European Union,|
|—||the EFTA/EEA countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway,|
|—||EU candidate countries: Turkey, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Serbia.|
In addition, certain Erasmus+ Programme actions are open to organisations from partner countries.
Please refer to the Erasmus+ Programme Guide for further details on the modalities of participation.
For British applicants: Please be aware that eligibility criteria must be complied with for the entire duration of the grant. If the United Kingdom withdraws from the EU during the grant period without concluding an agreement with the EU ensuring in particular that British applicants continue to be eligible, you will cease to receive EU funding (while continuing, where possible, to participate) or be required to leave the project on the basis of the relevant provisions of the grant agreement on termination.
4.Budget and duration of projects
The implementation of this call for proposals is subject to the availability of the appropriations provided for in the draft budget for 2019 after the adoption of the budget for 2019 by the budgetary authority or if the budget is not adopted as provided for in the system of provisional twelfths.
The total budget earmarked for this call for proposals is estimated at EUR 2 733,4 million:
|Education and Training:||EUR||2 503,4 million (3)|
|Jean Monnet:||EUR||13,7 million|
The total budget earmarked for the call for proposals as well as its repartition is indicative and may be modified subject to an amendment of the Erasmus+ Annual Work Programmes. Potential applicants are invited to regularly consult the Erasmus+ Annual Work Programmes and their amendments, published on:
as regards the available budget for each action covered by the call.
The level of grants awarded as well as the duration of projects vary depending on factors such as the type of project and the number of partners involved.
5.Deadline for the submission of applications
All deadlines for submission of applications specified below end at 12.00 (noon), Brussels time.
|Key Action 1|
|Mobility of individuals in the field of youth||5 February 2019|
|Mobility of individuals in the field of higher education||5 February 2019|
|Mobility of individuals in VET, school education and adult education fields||5 February 2019|
|Mobility of individuals in the field of youth||30 April 2019|
|Mobility of individuals in the field of youth||1 October 2019|
|Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees||14 February 2019|
|Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees – Joint call EU-Japan||1 April 2019|
|Key Action 2|
|Strategic partnerships in the field of youth||5 February 2019|
|Strategic partnerships in the field of education and training||21 March 2019|
|Strategic partnerships in the field of youth||30 April 2019|
|Strategic partnerships in the field of youth||1 October 2019|
|European Universities||28 February 2019|
|Knowledge Alliances||28 February 2019|
|Sector Skills Alliances||28 February 2019|
|Capacity building in the field of higher education||7 February 2019|
|Capacity building in the field of youth||24 January 2019|
|Key Action 3|
|Youth Dialogue projects||5 February 2019
30 April 2019
1 October 2019
|Jean Monnet actions|
|Chairs, Modules, Centres of Excellence, Support to Associations, Networks, Projects||22 February 2019|
|Collaborative partnerships||4 April 2019|
|Small collaborative partnerships||4 April 2019|
|Not-for-profit European sport events||4 April 2019|
Please refer to the Erasmus+ Programme Guide for detailed instructions for the submission of applications.
The detailed conditions of this call for proposals, including priorities, can be found in the Erasmus+ Programme Guide at the following internet address:
The Erasmus+ Programme Guide constitutes an integral part of this call for proposals and the conditions for participation and funding expressed therein apply in full to this call.