May I participate in the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme if I have already participated in other projects funded by the European Union, such as Erasmus Mundus for Students or Leonardo?
The objectives of the programmes differ from one programme to another. A former Erasmus student may participate in Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs providing his exchange with the Erasmus for Students programme has ended.
What is the link between the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs and Erasmus Mundus for students?
These two programmes are similar to a certain extent since Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is also a co-operation and mobility programme. The objective of both programmes is to enhance international cooperation capacity. The mobility programme ...
What is Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs?
Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a European business exchange programme. It provides practical and financial assistance to newly established or would-be entrepreneurs wishing to spend some time abroad with a host entrepreneur.Thanks to the ...
What are the benefits for host entrepreneurs?
Potential benefits for host entrepreneurs include the opportunity to: Work with an energetic and motivated new entrepreneur who will contribute with innovative views, new skills and knowledge to the host entrepreneur's business; Learn about foreign ...
Do all entrepreneurs benefit from the funding?
The programme does not foresee any European funding forhost entrepreneurs. The details of the financial support are subject to an agreement between the new entrepreneur and his/her intermediary organisation and reflect the overall living costs of the ...
Who is responsible for the management of the programme?
The European Commission bears the overall political and financial responsibility. It equally raises awareness of the programme, gives guidance, approves relationships between new and host entrepreneurs, ensures evaluation and follow-up, develops and ...