Why is Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs great for entrepreneurs? We listed top 10 benefits that make this cross-border exchange program an unforgettable experience.

You have a unique opportunity to meet successful people and to jump into a completely new environment. This will help you to understand and define your strengths and potential.

Fancy Paris or maybe London? Plenty of destinations to choose from. The programme is accessible to all European new and host entrepreneurs who have their permanent residence in one of 28 EU Member States, or in associated countries like Armenia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Montenegro, Moldova, Turkey, Albania or Serbia.

The duration of the on-the-job training exchange may be from 1 to 6 months. Then again, you can tailor it according to your life rhythm.

The program is partly financed by the European Commission, plus you get qualitative support in administrative and practical matters.

Throughout day-to-day work, perhaps, you will discover that you have a common interest to collaborate. 

Acquire relevant knowledge and skills you need for your dream job.

Kick off your startup with a new experience. As the saying goes - "waiting for perfect is never as smart as making progress."

Business networking is very powerful. It adds more value and interest to your professional life.

New ideas come from meeting new people and visiting new places. 

That's not all!

Are you still hesitant? Read here success stories of former Erasmus entrepreneurs and get inspired!"

Would like to take the leap and participate in Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs as well? Apply here

Got questions? Contact Diana Pati, EU Project Coordinator at Startups.be.