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Agenzia esecutivaEACEA

European Education and Culture Executive Agency

The European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) manages funding for education, culture, audiovisual, sport, citizenship and volunteering.


News from this department


  • EACEA manages most parts of the following EU funding programmes, in close cooperation with other Commission departments:
    • Creative Europe
    • Erasmus+
    • European Solidarity Corps
    • Citizens, Equality, Rights and Values
    • Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme
  • EACEA continues to manage the projects selected during the 2014-2020 programming period and the 2007-2013 programming period

    EACEA also manages the Eurydice network (providing analysis and comparable data on education systems and policies in Europe) and the Youth Wiki (Europe’s online encyclopaedia of national youth policies).

What we do

  • draw up conditions and guidelines for funding opportunities
  • evaluate applications
  • select projects and sign project agreements
  • keep close contact with beneficiaries and monitor projects
  • provide information and support to applicants and beneficiaries
  • provide policy support to the European Commission

Related topics

Education and training

Culture and media



Plans and reports

Commission work programme - overview of institution-wide deliverables for current year

Annual activity report - department achievements, resources used during previous year

Annual work programme - budget line for certain policies and funding programmes for current year

Interim evaluations of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency

External evaluations of EACEA to be carried out every three years, including a cost-benefit analysis.

Direzione e organizzazione

European Education and Culture Executive Agency - Organisation chart
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European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)
+32 2 299 11 11 (Commission switchboard)
Indirizzo postale
European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), 1049 Bruxelles/Brussel, Belgium