EU-US Cooperation in Higher Education and Vocational Training Atlantis: Actions for Transatlantic Links and Academic Networks in Training and Integrated Studies (2008/C 13/06) COOPERATION EU-USA Closed!

Objectives

The general objectives are to promote mutual understanding between the peoples of the European Union and the United States of America including broader knowledge of their languages, cultures and institutions and to improve the quality of human resource development in both the European Union and the United States of America.

Actions

There are three types of actions under this call, namely:

  • Transatlantic Degree Consortia Projects This Action provides support for consortia of EU and US higher education institutions (hereafter called ‘consortium’) to implement dual/double or joint degree programs referred to in the present document as ‘Transatlantic Degrees’. Support includes mobility grants for students and members of the academic and administrative staff (‘faculty’).
  • Excellence in Mobility Projects This Action provides funding for international curriculum development projects that involve short-term transatlantic mobility not directly related to award of a joint or dual/double degree. Support includes mobility grants for students and members of the academic and administrative staff (‘faculty’).
  • Policy-oriented Measures This Action provides support to multilateral EU-US projects and activities designed to enhance collaboration in the higher education and vocational training field.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 4,50 Million EUR (None)

All the important deadlines

  • 02 April 2008 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • EU-US Cooperation in Higher Education and Vocational Training Atlantis (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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