EU-Canada programme for Cooperation in Higher Education, Training and Youth (2008/C 13/07) COOPERATION EU-CANADA Closed!


General objectives of the programme and of this Call are to promote mutual understanding between the peoples of the European Union and Canada including broader knowledge of their languages, cultures and institutions and to improve the quality of human resources in the European Union and Canada.


There is only one type of action under this call, namely the EU-Canada Joint Study and/or Training Programmes. This action provides support to enable EU-Canada consortia of higher education institutions and training institutions, ‘Transatlantic Exchange Partnerships’ (TEP) to carry out joint study and training programmes and to implement student and faculty mobility.

Information on the External Cooperation: EU-CANADA cooperation in higher education and vocational training programme and also the  EU-CANADA Transatlantic Exchange Partnerships (TEP) Programme are available vis the official website of the European Union.

European community funding

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

  • 1,24 Million EUR (Annual budget for 2008)

All the important deadlines

  • 11 April 2008 - 13 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • EU-Canada programme for Cooperation in Higher Education, Training and Youth (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Universities

Covered areas

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

  • European Union (EU)
  • Third countries

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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