Check them out Bottoms of the 2020-21 call

Erasmus + provides for the possibility for academic staff (PDI) and administration and services staff (PAS) to carry out professional experience in another country.

In the framework of the European Higher Education Area, Tecnocampus considers internationalization as a relevant factor as a key element of quality orientation; consequently, this initiative is promoted in order to develop models capable of responding to new expectations.  

The object of this call is, in the case of PDI, the teaching of a higher education institution in another country; in the case of Administrative staff, the stay in training in a higher education institution in another country participating in the Program (the 28 member states of the European Union, the 3 countries that make up the European Economic Area —Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway— as well as Turkey, Northern Macedonia and Serbia).

The purpose of these grants is to:

  • Support the acquisition of skills and improve staff development and employability.
  • Improve foreign language competence.
  • Increase awareness and understanding of other cultures and countries, offering the opportunity to build networks of international contacts.
  • Increase the capacities, attractiveness and international dimension of the participating institutions.
  • Strengthen the synergies and transitions between formal and non-formal education, vocational training, work and entrepreneurship.

The call is addressed to all Teaching and Research Staff (PDI) and Administration and Services Staff (PAS) of TecnoCampus that meets the following requirements:

  • Be in possession of the nationality of a country participating in the 'Erasmus +' Program or of third countries.
  • Be in possession of an employment contract with the TecnoCampus Foundation during the 2020/21 academic year, both at the time of making the application and at the time of carrying out the mobility.
  • Obtain the acceptance of the host institution where the staff will carry out their stay. For these purposes, the institutions of origin and reception will agree in advance of the start of the mobility, a Mobility Agreement which includes the activities to be carried out by the Tecnocampus worker at the destination institution.
  • In the case of the PDI, to give teaching inside a plan of official studies in Tecnocampus during the academic course 2020/21.
  • In the case of the PAS, obtain the authorization of your hierarchical superior.
  • Obtain the European Health Insurance Card

The stays object of this announcement will be able to realize between the period comprised between theFebruary 1, 2021 and March 30, 2022.

The duration of the activity will be one minimum of 2 and maximum of 5 days, plus the travel period. In addition, in the case of Teaching and Research Staff, the teaching that takes place must be as minimum of 8 teaching hours.

The destinations available are those with which TecnoCampus has signed an Erasmus Agreement valid for the 2020-21 academic year, which includes the exchange of PDI and PAS for the department and area to which the applicant belongs. The available destinations can be found in the following Web page.

Exceptionally, destinations other than those specified in the link above may be requested. However, in these cases it will be necessary to sign an Erasmus Bilateral Agreement with the host institution prior to the stay, including the proposed mobility.

In no case will the same person enjoy two scholarships in the same call.

For the 2020-2021 academic year, 12 mobility grants are announced under the Erasmus + program. 

The maximum allowance that can be obtained per stay will be the result of the calculation of your travel and subsistence expenses, which will be calculated as follows:

Travel: Amount to be received, depending on the distance (in km.):

· Between 100 and 499 km: 180€

· Between 500 and 1.999 km: 275€

· Between 2.000 and 2.999 km: 360€

· Between 3.000 and 3.999 km: 530€

· Between 4.000 and 7.999 km: 820€

· Between 8.000 and 19.999 km: 1.500€

 

To calculate the distance in kilometers from the workplace to the destination city, the distance will be used distance calculator proposed by the European Commission.

Maintenance: Costs directly related to the stay of the participants during the activity. The amounts will depend on the country of destination (depending on the group indicated in the box): 

Daily amount to be received, according to destination country:

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Group 1

120 € / day

Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Iceland, United Kingdom, Sweden Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway

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Group 2

105 € / day

Germany, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Spain, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal

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Group 3

90 € / day

Bulgaria, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Northern Macedonia, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania, Serbia, Turkey

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* This table is subject to change by the SEPIE (Spanish Service for the Internationalization of Education). Data updated to December 2020. 

Mobility grants for Erasmus + teaching and training are incompatible with other grants from the European Union, but allow co-financing with other funds.

The beneficiary will be responsible for the processing and payment, where applicable, of the common health, accident and contingency insurance policies or any other that is compulsorily required by the receiving institution.

THE ERASMUS SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDES A MAXIMUM FUNDING OF 5 DAYS.

The deadline for submitting applications for the ordinary call ends on January 30, 2021.

For the PAS, the EU has created a search engine Staff Weeks that may interest you. In addition to this website, we haveinformació relating to other Staff Weeks that may be of interest to you.

In order to apply for a mobility grant, you must follow the steps below:

1. Fill in the mobility application.

2. Present signed authorization from the head of the department in the case of the PAS or from the head of studies in the case of the PDI.

3. Present the document "Mobility Agreement" duly completed and signed by the host institution

* This documentation must be submitted to the International Relations department within the established deadline.

Once the application period has ended and as long as the available scholarships and the budget of the call have not been exhausted, new mobility applications submitted outside the deadline will be accepted.

The presentation of an application in this announcement entails the acceptance of the applicant of all the conditions and obligations established in these bases.

We remind you that it is mandatory to obtain a European health card in order to carry out mobility.

You will find all the documentation done click here