Collaborative Partnerships aim to:
In a broader sense, Collaborative Partnerships are designed to contribute to EU strategies in the field of sport.
Erasmus+ provides the opportunity for organisations to develop, transfer and implement innovative practices in the field of sport between organisations, authorities and others.
Collaborative Partnerships are designed to promote the creation and development of European networks in the field of sport, and can include a variety of activities, such as:
Organisations intending to apply must do so as part of a consortium, led by an eligible organisation from a Programme Country. Organisations eligible to take part include non-profit organisations and public bodies active in the field of sport.
There are two rounds of selection for Collaborative Partnerships per year:
A Collaborative Partnership should include at least five different organisations from five different Programme Countries, although organisations from Partner Countries can also participate as partners.
Activities must take place in the Programme Countries of the organisations involved.
Collaborative Partnerships for the first selection round can last 18 months at most, whereas applications for the second round can last from 12 to 36 months.
Projects must be 12, 18, 24, 30 or 36 months in length; the duration must be specified at application stage based on the objective of the project and the type of activities foreseen.
Organisations interested in applying should do so through the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency.
The Erasmus+ Programme Guide is the main source of information on Collaborative Partnerships, although more information on the application process is available from Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency.
For further information you can contact the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency.