Monthly Archive 16/04/2021

BySara Paolazzo

PUBBLICATION OF RESULTS: I ed. “Universities for Eu projects” a.y. 2020/2021

THE RESULTS OF THE CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS “UNIVERSITIES FOR EU PROJECTS” ARE NOW PUBLISHED!

SEE THE RANKINGS AND THE ASSIGNMENT REGULATION RULES HERE

With reference to the“Universities for Eu projects” call for participants funded by the Erasmus + program and promoted by the SEND Mobility Consortium, the results for the Traineeship grants for students are now available.

DOWNLOAD HERE  the RESULTS and the ASSIGNMENT REGULATION.  SEE ALSO THE FAQ on the “FORUM” and USE IT TO ASK FURTHER INFOs.

STUDENTS BENEFICIARIES have full right to participate in the Erasmus + mobility project “Universities for Eu Projects” with grants, as provided by art. 3 of the selection calls.

The NOT ELIGIBLE BENEFICIARIES may decide to take part in the project without any financial support (ZERO GRANT), to renounce or to wait for a possible ranking scrolling which could assign them a grant at a later time.

To confirm the grant acceptance or make a renounce, it’s necessary to send an e-mail to mobility@sendsicilia.it, by 21st April 2021 , with the relevant acceptance – or renouncement form, which can be downloaded  HERE in the attachments section.

The NOT suitable candidates will not have the possibility to participate in the project, as their application was found to be invalid or incomplete.

DURATION

From 2 to 3 months. It is possible extend the traineeship period, but the grant may not be guaranteed.

BLENDED AND VIRTUL MOBILITY

Beucause of the COVID-19 health emergency, the European Commission agreed on the eligibility of blended and virtual mobility. Anyway , the grant will be guaranteed only for the activites that will take place physically or virtually from the hosting country.

WHAT TO DO BEFORE DEPARTURE?

You need to download the documentation relating to your home University, which is available among the attachments at the bottom of this page.

  1. Find your host organization USE YOUR CREDENTIALS TO ACCESS THE RESERVED AREA OF THE PLATFORM by clicking on the following link: https://mobility.sendsicilia.it/index.php/reserved-area/
  2. Required documentation:   a. Learning Agreement for Traineeships (LAT) ; b. Grant Agreement (GA) ;  c. Additional documentation (some Universities require the sending of further documentation, included in the relevant folder of your University)

N.B. Please read carefully the instructions, attached to the regulation, to complete the GA and LAT forms.

WHICH ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERS THE “Universities for Eu Projects” MOBILITY GRANT TO ITS BENEFICIARIES?

a. Preparation before departure:

Students may download in the “Library” section of the SEND Mobility Platform:

  • information and guidance material on living and working in Europe,
  • preparation material on Social Innovation
  • guides for skills self-assessment .

b. Linguistic Preparation (OLS)

The Erasmus + National Agency has enabled SEND to manage licenses for online linguistic preparation (Online Linguistic Support, OLS).

About 2 weeks before the start of mobility, the participant will get an e-mail from SEND with the link for the first language assessment test.

WHAT HAPPENS DURING MOBILITY?

a. Possibility of extension

If the participant, in agreement with the host organization, wishes to make further months of mobility and traineeship, he/she can request it.
Any request for extension may be accepted, while the request for extra grant must be first approuved by SEND, which will undertake to allocate all the financial resources still available.

b.Intermediate evaluation test sent by SEND

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER MOBILITY?

All participants will be required to provide SPECIFIC and COMPULSORY documentation in order to receive theBALANCE of the assigned grant.