11 July 2015

Call for 6 Romanian participants: Youth Exchange in Ankara, Turkey (9-16 november 2015)

GEYC is selecting 6 Romanian participants, to take part in "Life is beautiful when sharing" European project that will take place in Ankara, Turkey from 9 to 16 November 2015. The main aim of the youth exchange is to discover cultural difference between Turkey, Latvia, Bulgaria, Romania , Macedonia, Poland. Deadline: 19 July 2015 | Apply now!

Please notice that this call is for Romanian participants only. Other applications will not be considered.
Deadline: 19 July 2015 | Apply now!

About the project:
Project activities and expectations: providing the participants the possibility to discover cultural differences, supporting the participants on the topic of communication with other people, enabling participants to learn how to use time efficiently, developing self-confidence and entrepreneurship, enable friendship bonds, supporting them to overcome the prejudices, promoting sports activities, enabling the participants to identify European Union projects and National Agency, Providing them information about Europe and European Union. 

Project Activities:

-sessions related to integrating youngsters which lack social life.

-group and teamwork projects

-activities on cultural diversity and entrepreneurship.

-sports activities with the help of Ministry of Youth and Sports.

-debating topics about European Union citizenship.

-introducing Erasmus+ projects and National Agency.

- visit to Yenimahalle Youth Center

- role play

- visit to the government agencies.

Available places:
-5 participants between 18-30 years old
-one group leader with no age limit

Selection criteria:
-between 18-30 years old (the leader has no age limit)
-gender balance
-special priority is to be given to the participants with fewer opportunities

Deadline: 19 July 2015 | Apply now!


  • until 19 July 2015: submitting the application form
  • by 30th of July: 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 July 2015, it means that we found other suitable candidates for this project. 
  • by 4th of August: 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 9th and 16th of November: the youth exchange will take 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 170 EUR per participant
    Participants will be required to cover: 
    • a participation fee covering administrative costs for this project to GEYC (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): 135 RON (30 EURO) for GEYC Community (please note that for this call we will consider the members that joined the Community before July, 7th, 2015) applicants and  225 RON (50 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 170 EUR
    • (if needed) medical insurance; 
    • (if needed) any other personal costs.

    Relevant information 
    • In order to start their travel for the mobilities, 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.
    • If you have notebook (laptop), Tablet PC…etc bring it to the project

    If you have any questions feel free to contact us through the Contact form or by Facebook (as a private message). Please mention ”Life is beautiful when sharing-Ankara, Turkey” when you contact us.