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Looking for Outstanding VET Practices in Europe: VET Excellence Awards 2019


The European Commission has launched a whole set of calls for excellent practices in vocational education and training (VET), grouped under four categories:

Companies and learners

  • European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) Awards
  • Training at Work Award
  • International Skills Competitions Award

European Funding for Excellence

  • European Social Fund Award
  • Erasmus+ Awards

VET Innovators

  • Innovative VET Provider Award
  • Teacher and Trainer Awards
  • VET Researchers Award
  • The Entrepreneurial School (TES) Awards – JE Europe

European Agencies Awards

  • Cedefop Vocational Education and Training Photo Award (#CedefopPhotoAward)
  • European Training Foundation Award

The aim of these awards is to raise awareness about best VET practices and promote vocational education as a first choice in Europe. Deadlines differ among the different categories, and all information is available at the European Commission’s website. The awards will be bestowed during the EU Vocational Skills Week 2019, to take place in Helsinki (Finland) on 14-18 October. 

Helsinki, 14-18 October 2019
Organised by the European Commission