EuGen Project - Bordeaux Montaigne University v1.2

EuGen Project

Bordeaux Montaigne University is part of a consortium of Higher Learning Institutions under the Erasmus+ Program to award internship grants as part of European Finance plans. The consortium is coordinated in France by the University of Lille.  


The objectives of this joint effort, at the European scale/level, are:

  • Increase student employability
  • Maximize possibilities of jobs in the field of Europeans funds
  • And strengthen cross-border synergies between members of the EU4EU network

The internships will be interdisciplinary and will recruit students of different fields:

  • international policy, law, European affaires
  • languages and communication
  • economy and marketing
  • communication
  • computer science

Every useful skills for the implementation of international projects are appreciated/valued/highlighted 

The project suggests/puts forward

  • to/for the students: Erasmus+ grants for abroad internships (access to OLS included) , an access to the hosting institutions’ platforms, online material on the development of EU projects, a help-desk during the application and mobility procedures, as well as an access to the EU4EU network: interns, internship organisms and universities of the project.


  • to/for the universities of/in the consortium du consortium: internship grants for the students to increase their chances of professional insertion and improve their skills in the creation and management of European projects.

The EU4EU Network

The EuGen - European Generation association is the intermediary organization as well as the international coordinator for/of the project.

Summary of the actions undertaken by the network to this day:

  • 535 internship grants awarded since 2015
  • 214 internship grants awarded in 2018-2019
  • 35 European universities participating
  • 460 internship organizations involved

The national coordinators share their good practices, management procedures, a common software to manage the applications as well as a database of the internship sites on this network.

The first student mobility activities financed by the EuGen project are expected to start in January 2020. The call for applications will be launched in September of 2019.

EuGen - European Generation
International coordinator for the project: Giuseppe Dessi
info @

UBM coordination (cooperation-internationale @ u-bordeaux-montaigne)
studentmobility @

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