Erasmus+ 2020 Call Announced

Gerry O'Sullivan

Posted: 8 November, 2019

Details of 2020 Erasmus+ Call for Proposals have been published by the European Commission.

Deadlines for the various actions are as follows.

Actions listed at 2 and 3 below are decentralised, therefore application is to the National Agency at the HEA.

Actions listed at 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 are centralised, therefore application is to the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency in Brussels.


Mobility of individuals in the field of higher education (students and staff)5 February 2020 at 12.00 (Brussels time)
Strategic partnerships in the field of education and training24 March 2020 at 12.00 (Brussels time)
Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees13 February 2020 at 17.00 (Brussels time)
European Universities26 February 2020 at 17.00 (Brussels time)
Knowledge Alliances26 February 2020 at 17.00 (Brussels time)
Capacity building in the field of higher education5 February 2020 at 17.00 (Brussels time)
Jean Monnet actions: Chairs, Modules, Centres of Excellence, Support to Associations, Networks, Projects (Jean Monnet activities are open to organisations from the whole world.)20 February 2020 at 17.00 (Brussels time)

The European Commission advises:

The following Programme Countries can fully take part in all Erasmus+ Programme actions (2):

the Member States of the European Union,

the EFTA/EEA countries: Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway,

EU candidate countries: Turkey, North Macedonia and Serbia.

In addition, certain Erasmus+ Programme actions are open to organisations from partner countries.

Please refer to the Erasmus+ Programme Guide for further details on the modalities of participation.

For British applicants: Please be aware that eligibility criteria must be complied with for the entire duration of the grant. If the United Kingdom withdraws from the EU during the grant period without concluding an agreement with the EU ensuring in particular that British applicants continue to be eligible, you will cease to receive EU funding (while continuing, where possible, to participate) or be required to leave the project on the basis of the relevant provisions of the grant agreement on termination.

The relevant documents are available at: