Project

The project “Universities for Eu projects”, promoted and managed by SEND Mobility Consortium, implements mobilities for traineeship addressed to University Students.

The Consortium usually grants every accademic year around 180 traineeships abroad for students and recent graduates and involves more than 100 European companies and organizations.

“Universities for Eu projects” is financed by the Erasmus+ programm under the Ka.1 Mobility of Individuals in the field of Higher Education.


WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

Students and recent graduates who are enrolled at the moment of their application in the first, second or third cycle of studies (bachelor degree, master degree, phd, first and second- level university master etc..) at one of the University member of the SEND Mobility Consortium.

Public and private organizations, large/small enterprises, companies, Higher Education Institutes and Research Institutes, located in one of the UE member states plus Island, Lichtestein, Macedonia, Norway.


HOW TO JOIN THE PROJECT?

Students and recent graduates can apply for a traineeship only when a call is opened by SEND. To know when a call is opened visit the section “News” of the platform; while to get further information on the last calls see the section “Library”.

Hosting organizations can in any time express their interest in hosting an Italian trainee and offer traineeship positions by registering on the platform. The registration is mandatory in order to join the project (see the section “Library” dedicated to the hosting organizations). After the registration, the organizations will be directly contacted by the candidates.


WHAT ARE THE ACTIVITIES PROVIDED BY THE PROJECT?

The project provides further activities for participants and hosting organizations, in order to garantee a quality and effective mobility experience:

  • Easy matching between the participants and the hosting organizations through SEND Mobility Platform
  • Support in finding the right hosting organization and the right candidate/s
  • Preparation before the beginning of the mobility
  • Training on Social Innovation
  • Online Linguistic Support
  • Competencies self-assement
  • Support after the mobility

WHAT ARE THE COSTS COVERED?

All costs are covered by the project. Participants are granted by “UNIVERSITIES FOR EU PROJECTS” funded by the ERASMUS + _Higher Education individual mobility programme. The Grant covers travel, subsistence and insurance costs for the whole duration of the mobility.


DURATION OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Minimum 2 months – maximum 3 months


CONTACTS

SEND
Via Roma, 194
90133 Palermo – Italia
Telefono: +39 091 6172420 
Cell: +39 3473275758
Fax: +39 091 6172420
E-Mail: info@sendsicilia.it

Project Coordinator: Sara Paolazzo; E-mail: paolazzo@sendsicilia.it.