The sub-programme Knowledge Alliances involves projects that focus on collaboration between higher education institutions and businesses. Activities include: developing new learning methods; developing courses, programmes and other activities together with businesses; introducing a stronger focus on entrepreneurship within education, etc.
The projects aim to increase innovation in Europe and to promote innovation within higher education, business and society in general.
Knowledge Alliances projects require a minimum of six partners from at least three Erasmus+ programme member countries, of which at least two are higher education institutions, and two are businesses. You can apply for up to EUR 700 000 for a 2-year project and EUR 1 million for a 3-year project.
Last day to apply is 28 February 2017. Applications should be sent to the Education, Audiovisual and Cultural Executive Agency (EACEA) in Brussels.
ERASMUS CHARTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION