This call for proposals concerns the implementation of a pilot project initiated by the European Parliament on the geographical extension of the current “Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs” (EYE) programme. It aims to further foster cross-border transfer of knowledge and experience, entrepreneurial culture and entrepreneurship.
The overall objective of the call is to support new or aspiring European entrepreneurs in the crucial phase of establishing, running and growing their business by working together with an experienced entrepreneur from a country outside the European Union. More specifically, the USA (max. 2 U. S. states), Israel and one third country in Asia selected from Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea.
New entrepreneurs should be able to develop their entrepreneurial skills, international outlook and competitiveness.
Eligibility of applicants
Only applications from legal entities established in the EU countries are eligible.
Several applicants, submitting a joint proposal should choose a lead organisation from within their midst, referred to as the coordinator.
The coordinator and other applicants must satisfy the same eligibility criteria.
Submission of proposals
The full text of the call for proposals is available below.
Applications must comply with the requirements set out in the full text and be submitted using the forms provided.
Applicants should use Electronic Submission System (SEP) to submit the proposal.
The deadline for electronic submission is 30 August 2017 at 17:00 (Brussels time).
Please find additional information for applicants as well as the documents and links relating to the call here.