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Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs Global – Preparatory Action

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs Global – Preparatory Action
Published on: 08/07/2020 Last update: 07/08/2020
Deadline: 23/09/2020
This call for proposals concerns the implementation of a preparatory action for the geographical expansion of the current ‘Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs’ (EYE) programme to a number of countries or territories outside the European Union: Canada, Israel, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and the United States.
  • Call number: 317/G/GRO/PPA/20/11850

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 with an experienced entrepreneur from a country or territory outside the EU.  New entrepreneurs should be able to develop their entrepreneurial skills, international outlook and competitiveness.

The purpose of this call is to select three organisations/consortia that will recruit ‘host entrepreneurs’ from at least three countries or territories among Canada, Israel, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and the US, and manage their successful exchanges with at least 100 ‘new entrepreneurs’ (per applicant) from the EU.

Eligibility of applicants

Only applications from legal entities established in EU countries are eligible.

Several applicants, submitting a joint proposal should choose a lead organisation, 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 the Electronic Submission System (SEP) to submit the proposal.

You will need to create an EU Login account (formerly ECAS) if you do not already have one.

The deadline for electronic submission is 23 September 2020 at 17.00 (CEST).

Additional information for applicants

For more information on the practical conditions, please check the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs website.


Potential applicants can ask questions related to the content of this call by email to Only questions sent to this email address will be answered.

Answers will be published periodically and within a reasonable period of time on this page.

The deadline for submitting questions related to the content of this call is 14 September 2020.