Jean Monnet Actions in other fields of Education and Training – Learning EU Initiatives


Programme Category

EU Competitive Programmes

Programme Name

Erasmus+ Programme

Programme Description

Erasmus+ is the EU Programme in the fields of education, training, youth and sport for the period 2021-2027.

Erasmus+ strengthens its efforts to increase the opportunities offered to more participants and to a wider range of organisations, focusing on its qualitative impact and contributing to more inclusive and cohesive, greener and digitally fit societies.

Programme Details

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Jean Monnet Actions in other fields of Education and Training – Learning EU Initiatives


This topic is under the Jean Monnet Actions in other fields of Education and Training action.

Jean Monnet Learning EU initiatives will foster the introduction of a European Union angle in the educational culture of schools and VETs (ISCED 1 –4) and contribute to strengthen European identity and active citizenship among students and teachers.

Detailed Call Description

Learning EU initiatives will support schools & Vocational education and training institutions (VETs), ISCED 1 – 4,
enabling them to provide specific content on EU based subjects (democracy, EU history, how the EU works, cultural diversity – among others). Activities should be taught during the school year and could include project weeks, study visits, and other immersive activities.

Activities will be offered by schools and VETs (ISCED 1 – 4). They may design and deliver content on EU issues and create learning experiences themselves or with the support of higher education institutions or other relevant
organisations (NGOs, Associations, etc.). Activities organised under this section will boost learning about the European Union in ways that inspire. They will help students to strengthen their sense of belonging to the EU, the impact it has on their lives and their understanding of EU mechanisms and policies.

  • To empower teachers to teach about the EU using engaging methods and to bring facts and knowledge about the European Union to their learners;
  • To improve learning outcomes on EU matters;
  • To strengthen EU literacy in schools (ISCED 1- 4);
  • To create interest in the European Union and constitute a basis to enhance participation of pupils and
    students in the democratic process and leave them better equipped to become active citizens.

Call Total Budget


Thematic Categories

  • Education and training

Eligibility for Participation

  • Educational Institutions

Eligibility For Participation Notes

One school or one vocational education and training institution (VET).
ISCED 1 – 4 established in an EU Member State or third country associated to the Programme.

Call Opening Date


Call Closing Date


National Contact Point(s)

Foundation for the Management of European (EU) Lifelong Learning Programmes
Tel: +357 22 448 888

Youth Board of Cyprus
Tel: +357 22 402 644

(Publish Date: 14/12/2021-for internal use only)

EU Contact Point

European Education and Culture Executive Agency: