Erasmus+: Sport

Sport is one of the Erasmus+ Programme component.

Specific objectives

The Programme shall focus in particular on grassroots sport and shall pursue the following specific objectives:

a) to tackle cross-border threats to the integrity of sport, such as doping, match-fixing and violence, as well as all kinds of intolerance and discrimination;

b) to promote and support good governance in sport and dual careers of athletes;

c) to promote voluntary activities in sport, together with social inclusion, equal opportunities and awareness of the importance of health-enhancing physical activity through increased participation in, and equal access to, sport for all.


The objectives of cooperation shall be pursued through the following transnational activities, which shall focus in particular on grassroots sport:

  1. support for collaborative partnerships;
  2. support for not-for-profit European sport events involving several Programme countries;
  3. support for strengthening the evidence base for policy-making;
  4. dialogue with relevant European stakeholders.

More detailed information on the Programme, including call of proposals are available on the web site of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA).