Open call for sport activities for organisations, coaches and other “staff” of sport organisations (including volunteers) linked both to professional and grassroot sport. The call falls under the preparatory action “Exchanges and mobility in sport“, in accordance with the Commission decision of 12 March 2019 on the adoption of the 2019 annual work programme for the implementation of pilot projects and preparatory actions in the area of education, sport and culture.
The general objective
The call shall give the opportunity to staff of sport organisations (athletes entourage) to improve their competences as well as qualifications and acquire new skills through learning mobility. They will spend a period of time in a foreign country in and outside of the EU; the mobilities shall also include the contribution of at least one organisation established in one of the following regions: Western Balkans, Eastern Partnership, Asia, Latin America and Africa.
The action seeks to have an impact in two major fields:
- Improving the knowledge and know-how of sport staff;
- Developing international cooperation in the field of learning mobility in sport.
The total budget for the co-financing of projects under this call for proposals is estimated at 1.400.000 EUR, with each individual grant financed for a maximum of 200.000 EUR.
For more details, please read the official call. Application deadline: 11 July 2019 at 12:00 (Brussels time).