Opportunities in Europe

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Social inclusion and common values: the contribution in the field of education and training


This call for proposals will support transnational cooperation projects in the fields of general education and training and adult education.

The call comprises two lots, one for general education and training (Lot 1) and one for adult education (Lot 2). 


Lot 1 — General education and training

1. Disseminating and/or scaling up good practices on inclusive learning initiated in particular at local level. In the context of the present call, scaling up means replicating good practice on a wider scale/transferring it to a different context or implementing it at a higher/systemic level; or 

2. Developing and implementing innovative methods and practices to foster inclusive education and promote common values.

Lot 2 - Adult education

The aim of this lot is to support projects that create or further develop transnational and national networks of adult education providers.

These projects should help build up the capacity of Adult Education providers to implement European policy on adult learning at national and regional levels. 


Eligible applicants are public and private organisations active in the field of general education and training and adult education, or other socioeconomic sectors or organisations carrying out cross-sector activities

If higher education institutions are involved, they must have been awarded an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE). 

National Agencies or other structures and networks of the Erasmus+ Programme, receiving a direct grant from the Commission in accordance with the legal basis of the Erasmus+ Programme are not eligible to participate. N


Only applications from legal entities established in the following programme countries are eligible: 

— Member States of the European Union;

 — the EFTA/EEA countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway;

 — EU candidate countries: North Macedonia, Turkey and Serbia. 

Specific requirements by lot 

Lot 1: The minimum partnership composition requirement for this lot is 4 eligible organisations from 4 different programme countries. If networks are involved in the project, the consortium must include at least 2 organisations which are not members of the network(s) and the consortium has to represent at least 4 eligible countries. 

Lot 2: The minimum number of partners required for this lot is 4 eligible organisations from 4 different programme countries. If one of the 4 organisations is an existing transnational network, the project must include at least 2 organisations that are not members of that network.


Activities must start on: either 1 November or 1 December 2020 or 15 January 2021.

The project duration must be 24 or 36 months