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The Youth in Action programme gives the opportunity to take part on the grant funding for groups and
organisations to do projects with young people.

  • helps young people to learn new skills, increase employability, and develop as responsible citizens
  • helps gifted and talented young people to get more connected
  • is a particularly valuable opportunity for disadvantaged young people to access international opportunities
  • enhances intercultural learning
  • provides a unique non-formal learning experience
  • encourages young people to innovate and develop quality projects


  • To encourage young people to get involved at a local and international level.
  • To explore with young people how democracies work.
  • To include disadvantaged young people who may not be part of an organisation.
  • provide young people with a role in their society


  • Organisations and young people between 13 and 30 can apply directly.
  • Four groups of no more than 16 people are needed – two national and two from another programme country.