The Education Programme was established on the basis of intergovernmental agreement concerning the implementation of the EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021, concluded between Poland and the Donor States – Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway.
The main objective of the Programme is to reduce economic and social disparities within the European Economic Area and to strengthen bilateral relations between Poland and the Donor States in the field of education.
Priority areas supporting the implementation of the objectives of the Education Programme include:
governance in the education sector,
development of quality culture in the education sector, including the development of internal quality assurance systems,
development and promotion of the VET sector, including dual education system and cooperation between vocational education and training institutions with employers,
development of career guidance,
child welfare education.
Calls are open to proposals submitted under the following four components:
1. Professional development of staff
2. Mobility projects in higher education
3. Institutional cooperation – VET education
4. Institutional cooperation.
The Foundation for the Development of the Education System (FRSE) acts as the Programme Operator.
More information is available at Programme's website