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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

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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.

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Contact seminar for Nordic Languages
Deadline for applications to participate in the contact seminar is 1 December 2014. The working languages of the seminar will be Danish, Swedish and Norwegian, so knowledge of any of these languag...

upcoming dates

CALLS

Call for Nordplus 2015 applications

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 2015. The sum total available for the coming applications is 9.3 million euro. Deadline for applicants is March 2nd, 2015.

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NEWS

10.5 million euros for the projects of 2014

Read about the results of the Nordplus application round of 2014 

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Tough competition in 2014's application round

This year more than 3700 institutions competed for the available Nordplus funds.

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