How to apply

To participate in the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme just follow these simple steps:

  1. Prepare the necessary documents to complete the application: curriculum vitae in European format (in English), motivation letter (max 500 characters in English) and if you are an aspiring entrepreneur prepare a business project (the form is available in Italian and English at the following link);
  2. Fill in the online form and attach your CV and business plan (the latter is required only if you are an aspiring entrepreneur);
  3. Establish contact with an aspiring entrepreneur or a host entrepreneur. You can proceed in two different ways:
  4. a) by recommending a new or aspiring entrepreneur (who you are already in contact with) to your local contact center
  5. b) by signing up for the online catalog and browsing it to search for a suitable partner among aspiring and / or host entrepreneurs members with the help of your local contact center.
  6. Agree a work and training project with the aspiring or host entrepreneur you have chosen (including dates, objectives and activities of the exchange program) and submit it to your local contact center;
  7. Sign the collaborative project: all parties involved in the program will have to use a digital signature. If you are an aspiring entrepreneur you must also sign a financial contract with your local contact center;
  8. Begin your stay abroad: the exchange can last from 1 to 6 months and can be divided into periods of one week. However, the experience must be completed within an overall time span of 12 months;
  9. The financial support is disbursed to aspiring entrepreneur in several payments, under the terms and conditions agreed and undersigned with the local contact center.