Staff

Key Action 1 of the Erasmus+ Program provides funds for short term trainings or arrange an individual visit on administrative staff’s own initiative at a partner institution in eligible program countries. This program is called ‘Staff Mobility for Training’ and coordinated by the International Center at Istanbul Bilgi University.  STT mobility may include: participation in specialized courses, staff training weeks at other universities, workshops, exchange of know-how within job-shadowing visits or a combination of these. The amount of support provided per day per country is determined by the National Agency (www.ua.gov.tr) based on instructions by the European Commission. The relevant information is provided in STT EU Grant .The administrative staff participating in the program will receive funding, including contributions for travel costs and subsistence during the period abroad. The subsistence grant is a contribution towards all other costs for the individual including travel within the city, accommodation, meals and snacks. For each participant, the distance for travel is calculated by below ‘Distance Calculator’ provided by European Commission:

http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/tools/distance_en.htm

A fixed amount of travel grant is provided depending on the range of travel. For detailed information about the ranges in distance and the amount of grant, please see STT EU Grant.