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European Celebration of 30th Anniversary of Erasmus+

Official European-level celebrations marking the 30th anniversary of the Erasmus Programme took place in Strasbourg, France on 13 June.

Young people, Erasmus+ beneficiaries, directors of Erasmus+ National Agencies, and members of the European Parliament and European Commission were invited to celebrate the achievements of the programme and to build the future of Erasmus+ post-2020 together.

Representatives of the Erasmus+ generation and stakeholders were joined by

During the ceremony 33 representatives of the Erasmus+ generation - one from each programme country - were awarded prizes. You can see the prize winners on the Celebrating 9 million participants page.

In addition, a new Erasmus+ mobile app was launched by the European Commission, aiming to make the programme even more inclusive, and an exhibition showing the history, impact and success of Erasmus+ was opened for temporary display.