COSME Programme Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs
Objective(s)"The general objective of Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is to facilitate exchanges of experience, learning and networking for new entrepreneurs by means of working alongside an experienced entrepreneur in another participating country. The specific objectives of the programme are:
➢ On-the-job-training for new entrepreneurs in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
elsewhere in a participating country to facilitate a successful start and development of their
➢ Exchanges of experience and information between entrepreneurs on obstacles and challenges
to starting up and developing their businesses
➢ To enhance market access and identification of potential partners for new and established
businesses in other EU countries
➢ Networking by building on knowledge and experience from other countries."
Key Activities➢shadowing and collaborating with the host entrepreneur ➢market research and developing new business opportunities
➢project development, innovation and R & D
➢taking a fresh look at existing business operations ➢understanding SME finance
➢branding, sales and marketing of the HE’s company
➢work on concrete projects from one or more of the above-mentioned areas.
Results/Impact"Aspiring or new entrepreneurs