April 2018

Join us to share your international work placements experience
We are inviting UK employers, and their partners in industry and education, to share their experiences of delivering international work placements.  The SEED (Sharing Employer Experiences in the Delivery of international work placements) peer-learning event, organised with our team of ECVET experts, takes place in Birmingham on 26 June.  SEED will follow-up on the conclusions of PEARL (Pathways...
Youth group talking
The European Commission is inviting applications for funding under a new, centralised initiative in youth Key Action 3: Support for policy reform. European Youth Together has a grant fund of €5 million and aims to bring young people from across Europe together to spark new networks and encourage them to actively participate in public life. This Call is aimed at non-government organisations (NGOs...
Erasmus+ Volunteering Awards "Win an amazing European trip"
Share your Erasmus+ story in a short online video and you could be heading off on one of 10 city breaks across Europe as well as attending the 2018 European Youth Event in France. The Erasmus+ Volunteering Awards aim to celebrate the achievements of young people volunteering abroad as part of an Erasmus+ or European Voluntary Service (EVS) project. To take part, young participants simply need to...
Female apprentice in hairdressing salon
The Erasmus+ UK National Agency is seeking nominations for people to become EuroApprentices, tasked with raising awareness of Erasmus+ opportunities in the vocational education and training (VET) sector. Applications are welcome from current or former Key Action 1 VET UK beneficiary organisations who would like to put forward one or more of their current or former apprentice participants to take...
two apprentices looking at electric circuit
The application web form for the VET Mobility Charter is now available along with the guidance notes (993KB). The Charter aims to reward and promote quality in mobility. It is awarded to organisations with a proven track record of delivering multiple high-quality vocational education and training projects, enabling them to further develop their internationalisation strategies. A simplified...
RAY 2015-2016 transnational analysis report
The latest invitation emails asking Erasmus+ youth participants to complete a survey for the RAY Network will be arriving in inboxes during April. The RAY Network is a group of 31 Erasmus+ Youth National Agencies and their research partners. The network collaborates on research projects into the impact of participation in Erasmus+ youth activities on project leaders, project participants and...