What is European Solidarity Corps (ESC)?2020-05-22T09:23:55+00:00

The European Solidarity Corps is a European Union initiative that creates opportunities for young people to volunteer or work in projects in their own country or abroad that benefit communities and people around Europe. You can register for the European Solidarity Corps on the official website when you are 17 years old, but you cannot start a project until you are over 18. European Solidarity Corps projects are available to people up to the age of 30 years old. Projects supported by the European Solidarity Corps can last up to twelve months. They are usually located within the European Union member states. It aims to offer stimulating and growing experiences to young people who want to help and acquire transversal and professional skills in voluntary activities, internships and work.

What is Erasmus+?2020-05-22T09:30:59+00:00

Erasmus+ is the European programme that supports activities in the fields of education, training, youth and sport. It offers opportunities for:
– individuals to spend a mobility or volunteering period abroad
– organisations to collaborate in project partnerships

Can I do an ESC (European Solidarity Corps) project if I already did a long-term EVS (European Voluntary Service)?2020-06-15T15:35:20+00:00

A participant who has completed a long term volunteering activity (longer than 2 months) funded by the European Voluntary Service is not eligible to participate in another long term volunteering activity funded by the European Solidarity Corps. However, she or he can participate in other activities supported by the Corps such as traineeships, jobs, solidarity projects and volunteering teams.

What is the age limit to participate in ESC projects?2020-06-15T15:37:48+00:00

At the day of your project start you can be maximum 30 years old.

Can I participate in ESC projects if I am not European?2020-06-15T15:40:18+00:00

In order to do an ESC with Kora you have to be a resident of an Eu country or one of its partner countries. If you are sure if your country is eligible to participate, ask us information via email.

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