Call for proposals 2021 — Erasmus+ programme 2021 EAC/A01/2021 Closed!


This call for proposals is subject to:

  • the adoption without significant modifications by the legislative authority of the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the legal framework of Erasmus+ and establishing the Erasmus+ programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 1288/2013,
  • the positive opinion by the Committee established in the basic act on the annual work programme for the implementation of Erasmus+ in 2021,
  • the adoption by the Commission of the 2021 annual work programme, after referral of the committee of the programme,
  • the availability of the appropriations provided for in the draft budget for 2021 after the adoption of the budget for 2021 by the budgetary authority or if the budget is not adopted as provided for in the system of provisional twelfths,
  • the designation of the National Agency by the National Authority and the acceptance by the Commission, and the signature of the Contribution Agreements.

Therefore, this notification does not legally bind the Commission (the contracting authority). In case at least one of the conditions above is not met, the contracting authority reserves the right to abandon or cancel the present call and to launch others with different content and appropriate deadlines for submission.


This call for proposals covers the following actions of the Erasmus+ Programme:

Key Action 1 (KA1) – Learning mobility of individuals:

  • Mobility of individuals in the fields of education, training and youth,
  • Youth participation Activities.

Key Action 2 (KA2) - Cooperation among organisations and institutions

  • Partnerships for Cooperation:
    • Cooperation Partnerships,
    • Small-scale Partnerships.
  • Partnerships for Excellence:
    • Centres for Vocational Excellence,
    • Erasmus+ Teacher Academies,
    • Erasmus Mundus Action.
  • Partnerships for Innovation:
    • Alliances for innovation.
    • Not-for-profit Sport Events

Key Action 3 (KA3) - Support to policy development and cooperation

  • European youth together.

Jean Monnet actions:

  • Jean Monnet in the field of higher education,
  • Jean Monnet in other fields of education and training.

European community funding

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

  • 2.453,50 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 11 May 2021 - 5 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 24 June 2021 - 4 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 01 July 2021 - 3 months ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 07 September 2021 - more than one month ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 05 October 2021 - 23 days ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 19 October 2021 - 9 days ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)
  • 02 June 2021 - 4 months ago (Start date for projects)
  • 20 May 2021 - 5 months ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 11)
  • 26 May 2021 - 5 months ago (The deadline for the presentation of proposals for area 11)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

Organisations eligible to participate

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

  • Any legal organisation

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)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Education and Culture

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