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About Nordplus

The Nordplus Programme offers financial support to a variety of educational cooperation between partners in the area of lifelong learning from the eight participating countries in the Baltic and Nordic regions.

Main objectives of Nordplus 2012 – 2016:

The programme serves as a tool:

  • To strengthen and develop Nordic educational cooperation and contribute to the establishment of a Nordic-Baltic educational region
  • To support, develop, draw benefit from and disseminate innovative products and processes in education through the systematic exchange of experiences and best practice
  • To contribute to the development of quality and innovation in the educational systems for lifelong learning in the participating countries by means of educational cooperation, as well as cooperating with workplaces, about development projects, exchanges and building of networks
  • To promote Nordic languages and culture, as well as mutual Nordic-Baltic linguistic and cultural understanding
  • Strengthen the language comprehension for the Nordic languages, especially among children and youth, primarily for Danish, Swedish and Norwegian
  • Encourage the interest in, knowledge of, and understanding of the Nordic languages.

Nordplus consists of the following sub-programmes:

The total yearly Nordplus budget is approximately 9 million EURO.

Attending countries

  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Iceland
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Contact

DENMARK

DENMARK

Danish Agency for Higher Education - UDS

Bredgade 43,
DK-1260 Copenhagen K
DENMARK

Telefon: +45 7231 7800
Fax: +45 7231 7801

ESTONIA

ESTONIA

Archimedes Foundation - Sihtasutus Archimedes

L. Koidula 13a
Tallinn 10125
ESTONIA

Telefon: +372 697 9218
Fax: +372 697 9226

FAEROE ISLANDS

FAEROE ISLANDS

Altjóða Skrivstovan - International Office

J. C. Svabos gatu, P.O. Box 272
FO-110 Tórshavn
FAEROE ISLANDS

Telefon: +298 292513
Fax: +298 352501

FINLAND

FINLAND

Centre for International Mobility - CIMO

P.O. Box 343
FI-00531 Helsinki
FINLAND

Telefon: +358 (0) 295 338 500
Fax: +358 (0) 9 753 1122

GREENLAND

GREENLAND

The Nordic Institution in Greenland - NAPA

P.O. Box 770
3900 Nuuk
GREENLAND

Telefon: +299 32 47 33
Fax: +299 32 57 33

ICELAND

ICELAND

Icelandic Center for Research - Rannis

Borgartún 30
105 Reykjavík
ICELAND

Telefon: +354 515 5800
Fax:

LATVIA

LATVIA

State Education Development Agency - Valsts izglītības attīstības aģentūra

Vaļņu iela 1
Rīga LV-1050
LATVIA

Telefon: +371 6 78 14 322
Fax: +371 6 78 14 344

LITHUANIA

LITHUANIA

Education Exchanges Support Foundation – Švietimo mainų paramos fondas

Rožių al. 2,
LT-03106 Vilnius
LITHUANIA

Telefon: +370 (8) 5 212 3364
Fax: +370 (8) 5 249 7137

NORWAY

NORWAY

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education - SIU

P.O. Box 1093 Sentrum
N-5809 Bergen
NORWAY

Telefon: +47 55 30 38 00
Fax: +47 55 30 38 01

SWEDEN

SWEDEN

Swedish Council for Higher Education

Box 45093
104 30 Stockholm
SWEDEN

Telefon: +46 (0) 10 470 03 00
Fax:

ÅLAND

ÅLAND

The Government of Åland, Department for Education and Culture

Självstyrelsegården P.O. Box 1060
AX-22111 Mariehamn
ÅLAND

Telefon: +358 (0)18 25 000
Fax: +358 (0)18 19155

NEWS

Nordplus contact seminar in Copenhagen November 2016

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  • project | Finland

    NORTEAS network connecting institutions and internationalizing arts students

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  • project | Estonia

    Cooperation for developing Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry among students

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  • project | Finland

    Promoting Nordic culture and language through music

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  • project | Finland

    The NordBiz network – valued Nordic-Baltic cooperation

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  • project | Latvia

    Sharing an experience on the work with special needs pupils

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Nordic and Baltic educational cooperation starts with Nordplus!

Nordplus is the Nordic Council of Ministers' most important programme in the area of lifelong learning. More than 10,000 people in the Nordic and Baltic region benefit from it every year.

CALLS

Information about the coming rounds of applications

The application round for grants for preparatory visits within Nordplus Junior and Nordplus Adult with the deadline of 1st October has been cancelled in 2016. The next round of applications will be 1st March 2017.
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Call for applications to Nordplus 2016

The Nordplus programme of the Nordic Council of Ministers, invites Nordic and Baltic teachers, educators and their institutions to apply for programme funds for the year 2016. The total amount available for the coming round of applications is 9.1 million euro. Deadline for applications is March 1st 2016.
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NEWS

Nordplus contact seminar in Copenhagen November 2016

On the occasion of the new Nordplus programme period beginning in 2017, the Nordplus programmes are hosting a common contact seminar 20th - 22nd November 2016 where all potential applicants to Nordplus within the entire field of education are invited to apply to participate in the seminar.
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Results of the Nordplus 2016 application round

In the Nordplus application round of March 2016 more projects across the Nordic and Baltic regions than previous years applied for funds. The programme received 654 applications applying for a total grant of 29,7 million Euro, which is 2.9 times more than available from the overall budget of 10,1 million Euro. 395 applications or 60 percent of the applications have been granted funding.
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