The first Call for proposals (reference EACEA 35/10) for the intra-ACP academic mobility scheme has been launched . It appeared in the Official Journal C 385 of 31.12.2010, and has been published on the intra-ACP website.
The intra-ACP academic mobility scheme promotes cooperation between higher education institutions (HEIs) and supports mobility in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific regions. This scheme builds on the African Union’s Mwalimu Nyerere programme for Africa, granting additional funding, and setting up a similar scheme for the Caribbean and Pacific regions.
Cooperation between HEIs and mobility of students (at masters and doctoral level) and staff will take place within:
Lot 1 - Africa;
Lot 2 - the Caribbean and the Pacific
This Call for proposals aims to support 3 projects under Lot 1 (EU budget available: € 7 million) and 1 project under Lot 2 (EU budget available: € 2 million), and it is available here.
The deadline for submission of applications is 6 May 2011.