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EU funds and European project design

Course description

Course overview and purpose:
The course aims at providing school workers with basic knowledge of the European Union funding, access to and management of funds, and reporting of approved projects.
An intensive course is proposed to provide the most appropriate tools to address and benefit from the funds made available by the EU in the various topics.
The recipients are school workers interested in developing project ideas and participating in transnational partnerships of European projects.
Main learning objectives are:
-Provide basic knowledge on the functioning of the European institutions
-Provide basic knowledge on the European funds currently accessible in the field of education and youth
-Highlight the priorities of the European Union for the post-2020 period
-Provide start-up knowledge on the design of EU projects
-Increase the ability to access EU funding
-Increase the capacity to manage complex projects

Learning outcomes:

  • recognise the different funding sources and identify the most adequate ones to fund a specific project idea;
  • read and understand a call for proposals published by the EU;
  • identify the different possibilities for partner search;
  • start building a project idea, respecting linkages and balance between the different elements;
  • fill out the project description and administrative templates;
  • Construct and present a coherent and balanced project budget.

Admission information

  • Language : English
  • Language level prerequisites : B1 or above
  • Duration : One week
  • Audience :

    Teachers, trainers, headmasters, school and education managers, educational counsellors, project coordinators, mobility coordinators, other school staff, other adult education staff

  • General prerequisites :

    No specific knowledge on EU funds required

  • Maximum number of participants : 20
  • Minimum advance reservation : 12 weeks

Available dates

Padova (Italy)

  • 06.02.2022 - 13.02.2022 - To be confirmed
  • 08.05.2022 - 15.05.2022 - To be confirmed
  • 23.10.2022 - 30.10.2022 - To be confirmed

Sessions will be confirmed only when the minimum number of participants is reached.

In case your school wishes to send more than 6 participants together to the same course, we may evaluate the possibility to offer an extra session only for you (and in this case, we would be pleased to evaluate your proposal for fixed dates).

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