18 May 2015

Call for 3 Romanian participants (no age limit): Training Course in Ohrid, Macedonia (7-14 August 2015)

GEYC is selecting 3 Romanian participants, to take part in "Creativity as a tool for youth empowerment" European project that will take place in Ohrid, Macedonia from 7 to 14 August 2015. The aim of this TC is to to train young people and develop approaches of working with young people and audiences, develop creativity and creative actions that animates the public. Deadline: May, 26, 2015.

Please notice that this call is for Romanian participants only. Other applications will not be considered.
Deadline: May, 26, 2015 | Apply now!

Ohrid Lake

About the project:
The training "Creativity as a tool for youth empowerment!" aims to train young people and develop approaches of working with young people and audiences, develop creativity and creative actions that animates the public. In order to strenghten the dialogue between youth work with Roma and non-Roma on local, national and international level, as well the cooperation and relations between Roma and non-Roma youth and youth organizations. The TC aims to foster the conceptual understanding of intercultural dialogue, youth empowerment and mobilization. One of the objectives is also to develop approaches for creating creative public actions, as well to develop new projects within the new Erasmus+ Programme. This 8-day training will bring youth workers, youth activists and volunteers together that are engaged at a local, regional and national level in the empowerment process of young Roma and inspire youth's creativity to take action.

Available places:
-3 participants with no age limit

Selection criteria:
-personal and professional motivation
-minimum 18 years old
-gender balance
-GEYC volunteers and GEYC Community applicants will have priority to participate

Deadline: May, 26, 2015 | Apply now!

Ohrid Lake and City by night


  • until 26th of May 2015: submitting the application form
  • by 30th of May: selection of participants, notifications and confirmations (paying the participation fee - please notice that the participation fee is non-reimbursable) 
    Note: if you won't receive an e-mail by 30th of May, it means that we found other suitable candidates for this project. 
  • by 2st of June: arranging the travel details (please be ready to cover your travel costs) feel free to check geyc.ro/flights for the current price level. GEYC will support you throughout the booking process and the reimbursement procedure; 
  • between 7th and 14th of August: the training course takes place.

  • Financial details:
    The organizers will cover the following costs with the support of the European Commission: 
    • 100% of meals, accommodation, activities costs; 
    • Transport cost up to 275 EUR per participant (tbc)
    Participants will be required to cover: 
    • a participation fee covering administrative costs for this project (the fee will be paid in RON, by bank transfer; the fee will be paid after the participants are selected). Please don't pay any fee before you receive the confirmation e-mail): 225 RON (50 EURO) for GEYC Community (please note that for this call we will consider the members that joined the Community before May, 18th, 2015) applicants and  360 RON (80 EUR) for other applicants (GEYC active volunteers are not required to pay the participation fee); The fee is calculated at a fixed exchage rate (EUR=4.5 RON)
    • (if needed) transport cost - only the amount exceeding 275 EUR (tbc)
    • (if needed) medical insurance; 
    • (if needed) any other personal costs.

    Relevant information 
    • In order to start their travel, Romanian participants should own a valid ID card or passport.
    • Arrangements regarding medical insurance are the responsibility of the participants.
    • In order to be reimbursed, Romanian participants should start their travel from Romania.
    • Please make sure you have read and accepted the terms and conditions of GEYC European mobility programs before you apply.
    • A schedule draft of the project can be found below

    Deadline: May, 26, 2015 | Apply now!

    If you have any questions feel free to contact us through the Contact form or by Facebook (as a private message). Please mention ”Ohrid-Macedonia Project” when you contact us.