News from Advice UK on European Funding Programmes.
As of 1 January 2014, a new set of EU programmes for education, training, youth, sport, audiovisual, culture, EU aid volunteers and citizenship will be launched.
The new programme Creative Europe will replace the MEDIA, MEDIA Mundus and Culture programmes. Find out more about Creative Europe from the European Commission’s Culture website and from the MEDIA website.
The new Erasmus+ will replace seven existing programmes with one. It brings together the existing Lifelong Learning Programme (Erasmus, Leonardo da Vinci, Comenius and Grundtvig), Youth in Action and five international cooperation programmes (Erasmus Mundus, Tempus, Alfa, Edulink and the programme for cooperation with industrialised countries). It also includes sport. More about Erasmus+
A new Europe for Citizens programme will replace the current programme. The focus will be to strengthen remembrance and enhance capacity for civic participation at EU level. More about Europe for Citizens
The EU Aid Volunteers initiative will bring volunteers and organisations from different countries to work together in common projects. More about EU Aid Volunteer