The Sport Chapter in the Erasmus+ Programme aims to support European partnerships on grassroots sport in order to pursue the following objectives:
Tackle cross-border threats to the integrity of sport, such as doping, match fixing and violence, as well as all kinds of intolerance and discrimination;
To promote and support good governance in sport and dual careers of athletes;
To promote voluntary activities in sport, together with social inclusion, equal opportunities and awareness of the importance of health-enhancing physical activity, through increased participation in, and equal access to sport for all.
The following actions in the field of sport are implemented through the Erasmus+ Programme:
- Collaborative Partnerships
- Small Collaborative Partnerships
- Not-for-profit European sport events
Erasmus+ also supports Actions to strengthen the evidence base for policy making (studies, data gathering, surveys, etc.), to promote the dialogue with relevant European stakeholders (the EU Sport Forum, EU Presidency events, conferences, meetings, seminars, etc.). They are implemented by the European Commission either directly or through the Executive Agency.
Republic of Serbia became an Erasmus+ programme country and for the Call 2019, institutions from Serbia can take part in all Erasmus+ sport projects.
Deadline for projects submission is 04.04. 2019 at noon (CET).
All activities related to projects in the field of Sport are managed by the executive agency in Brussels (EACEA).
Link to the EACEA web page, where you can find more details about Erasmus+ sport actions: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus-plus/actions/sport