The initiative encourages higher education institutions to promote teaching, research and debate on the activities of the European Union and the European integration process.
Higher education institutions from all other countries in the world are encouraged to apply for Jean Monnet projects such as the creation of Jean Monnet teaching Modules, Jean Monnet Chairs, Jean Monnet Centres of Excellence and Jean Monnet Conference projects on the European Union.
More information about the Jean Monnet call and applications forms can be found on the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) website.
The deadline for applications is 15 February 2012.
The Jean Monnet Programme is now present in 72 countries throughout the world and more than 785 universities offer Jean Monnet courses as part of their curricula.
The Jean Monnet Programme brings together a network of 1,650 professors, reaching audiences of 250,000 students every year.