Erasmus+EU Programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport
What is Erasmus+?
Erasmus+ is the EU’s programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe.
It has an estimated budget of €26.2 billion. This is nearly double the funding compared to its predecessor programme (2014-2020).
The 2021-2027 programme places a strong focus on social inclusion, the green and digital transitions, and promoting young people’s participation in democratic life.
It supports priorities and activities set out in the European Education Area, Digital Education Action Plan and the European Skills Agenda. The programme also
- supports the European Pillar of Social Rights
- implements the EU Youth Strategy 2019-2027
- develops the European dimension in sport
Erasmus+ offers mobility and cooperation opportunities in
- higher education
- vocational education and training
- school education (including early childhood education and care)
- adult education
Opportunities under Erasmus+
With a budget of some €26 billion, Erasmus+ 2021-2027 offers more mobility and cooperation opportunities than ever before.
- Version 2 of 21.12.2022.
About the Programme Guide:
The Erasmus+ Programme Guide is essential to understanding Erasmus+. It provides participating organisations and individuals a comprehensive list of opportunities supported by the programme.
It is an integral part of the 2023 Erasmus+ Call for Proposals.
Who should read it:
Organisations and institutions seeking funding in the framework of this call must comply with the conditions for participation and funding expressed in this Guide.
The document provides information on
- the priorities of the programme
- the actions supported
- the funding available for different actions
- detailed information on participation
How to read the latest version:
The Programme Guide is published in web format and as a downloadable pdf.
This is an accessible web format with search functionality.
The Programme Guide is currently available in 23 languages.
In the case of conflicting meanings between language versions, the English version prevails.
How to apply for Erasmus+ funding:
Interested in finding out how to apply for opportunities through the Erasmus+ programme?