Erasmus+ Mobility for traineeship Grant

European Union funding for Erasmus+ Mobility for Traineeships differs according to the destination country, as reported below:  

  • group 1 (high cost of living) Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Iceland, Lichtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, United Kingdom, Sweden, Switzerland: 500 Euro per month;
  • group 2 (medium cost of living) Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Spain, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain: 450 Euro per month;
  • group 3 (low cost of living) Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Turkey, Hungary: 400 Euro per month.

An additional contribution of € 250 per month is foreseen for students coming from poor socio-economics backgrounds on ISEE basis. Please see the Attachments Section to know the threshold for access to the additional contribution, the deadlines and procedures for presenting the ISEE.

Warning: No additional contribution on ISEE basis is foreseen to: students who lack the presentation of the ISEE certificate within the deadline or not compliant with the procedures described in the attachment, students who hold an ISEE calculation higher than the threshold for access to the additional contribution.

Payments schedule

The Erasmus+ grant will be paid in two instalments: the first of 80% will be given no later than the start date of the mobility period and upon delivery of the mobility agreement and the remaining on your return after handing in the final documentation.

The additional contribution of € 250 per month will be paid together with the first instalment of the mobility grant, provided that the ISEE certification is submitted according to the timetable reported in the “Attachment” section. In the negative case, the additional contribution will be paid only at the end of the mobility.

Students with special needs

Erasmus+ programme pays particular attention to guidance, reception, physical accessibility, pedagogical and technical support services, and, especially to the funding of the extra costs to support the mobility of students with certified special needs.

You may have an extra financial support to pay the expenses related to specific needs (for example physical accessibility and/or studies planning).

Areas that could be eligible for support linked to your Erasmus+ mobility, according to individual needs, include but are not limited to: adapted accommodation, travel assistance, medical attendance, supportive equipment, adaptation of learning material, an accompanying person, pathologies requiring specific diet, etc.

All selected students will receive further information about this financial support as soon as the Erasmus + National Agency will make them available.


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