Who can participate in Erasmus+?
In general terms, the Programme is open to any organisation active in the fields of education, training, youth or sport. Several Actions are also open to the participation of other players in the labour market.
Is there a difference between Erasmus and Erasmus+?
In terms of the future, Erasmus+ is a new programme which is going to start in January 2014. It’s bigger and it’s better than Erasmus. Let me explain: Erasmus – I’m sure many of your viewers will know – focuses on students and staff mobility between universities.
Is Erasmus Plus only for students?
Young people. Erasmus+ is open to all young people, not just those currently enrolled in education or training. With Erasmus+, you can volunteer across Europe and beyond or participate in a youth exchange abroad.
How do I become an Erasmus+ trainer?
Start as a junior trainer or trainee. Ask your Erasmus+ Youth in Action national agency if they need a (junior) trainer. Be a trainer on an international training activity of your youth NGO. Organise your own training course within Erasmus+ Youth in Action (Key Action 1).
Why is it called Erasmus+?
Why is the Erasmus+ Programme called Erasmus+? The programme is named after the Dutch philosopher Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam, which is also an acronym that stands for European Region Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students.
What is Erasmus famous for?
Erasmus, in full Desiderius Erasmus, (born October 27, 1469 [1466?], Rotterdam, Holland [now in the Netherlands]—died July 12, 1536, Basel, Switzerland), Dutch humanist who was the greatest scholar of the northern Renaissance, the first editor of the New Testament, and also an important figure in patristics and …
Is Erasmus available for non EU students?
Erasmus+ offers non-EU students opportunities to take part in its study exchanges for students at Bachelor, Master or Doctoral level, provided their country is eligible to participate in the required exchange (see section Who can take part?).
Can you do Erasmus after graduating?
Erasmus+ allows you to do an international traineeship after graduating. This is only possible within the EU. You can apply for an Erasmus grant under the following conditions: You have arranged the traineeship during your final year of study.
Can Americans participate in Erasmus?
Any student can apply, regardless of their country of origin, as long as they already have a Bachelor’s degree.