The European Commission has launched together with the US Department of Education a new joint call for proposals covering a series of actions - grouped under the common title of "ATLANTIS". The 2008 ATLANTIS Call for Proposals covers the following actions:
Transatlantic Degree Consortia Projects –action provides support for consortia of EU and U.S. higher education institutions to implement dual/double or joint degree programmes.
Excellence Mobility Projects –action provides funding for international curriculum development projects that involve short term transatlantic mobility not directly related to the award of a joint or dual/double degree.
Policy Oriented Measures –action provides support to multilateral EU-US projects and activities designed to enhance collaboration in the higher education and vocational training field.
Deadline for application: 2 April 2008
Total budget: EUR 4,5 million for European partners
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