Knowledge Alliances are transnational, structured and result-driven projects, notably between higher education and business. Knowledge Alliances are open to any discipline, sector and to cross-sectoral cooperation. The partners share common goals and work together towards mutually beneficial results and outcomes.
The following list provides examples of activities that should be implemented under this call:
Boosting innovation in higher education, business and in the broader socio-economic environment.
Developing entrepreneurial mind-set and skills.
Stimulating the flow and exchange of knowledge between higher education and enterprises.
The duration should be 2 or 3 years. It has to be chosen at application stage, based on the objective of the project and on the type of activities planned over time.
The following Programme Countries can fully take part in all Erasmus+ Programme actions:
— the Member States of the European Union, — the EFTA/EEA countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway,
— EU candidate countries: Turkey and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
In addition, certain Erasmus+ Programme actions are open to organisations from partner countries. Please refer to the Erasmus+ Programme Guide for further details on the modalities of participation.
For British applicants: Please be aware that eligibility criteria must be complied with for the entire duration of the grant.
The application deadline is February the 28th 2018 at 12:00 midday Brussels time.