Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in other participating countries.
The exchange of experience takes place during a stay with the experienced entrepreneur, which helps the new entrepreneur acquire the skills needed to run a small firm. The host benefits from fresh perspectives on his/her business and gets the opportunities to cooperate with foreign partners or learn about new markets.
Elodie Roux Heineck, Baby in Berlin's owner and founder is a Certified Host Entrepreneur and is therefore acting as mentor to new entrepreneurs via the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme. Baby in Berlin is always looking at potential candidates for the programme, so don't hesitate to apply at any point during the year.
Whether planned or already existing, the business can be in any sector. New entrepreneurs must demonstrate a sound educational and vocational background and a viable business idea.
They should be able and willing to raise additional funds to cover the costs of the stay that exceed the EU’s grant.
In addition, Baby in Berlin requires the successful candidate to:
Apply by sending your CV and a cover letter to Elodie @ babyinberlin.com