The award for "Professional training in micro, small and medium enterprises at various career stages" is open for applications until 27 September 2017.
Micro-, small and medium-sized companies (SMEs), are the backbone of Europe's economy. SMEs represent 99% of all businesses in the European Union and employ more than 67% of the people in work. These companies are a key to ensuring economic growth, innovation, job creation, and social integration in the European Union.
The main objectives of the award are: