Lifelong Learning Programme

The completing European Union Life Long Learning Programme supports learning opportunities from childhood to old age in every single life situation. The Lifelong programme, in which the Research Game project is funded, will end in 2013 and be replaced by the new ‘Erasmus for all’ programme

It has a budget of € 7000 millions for the period 2007-2013, and is the successor to the Socrates, Leonardo da Vinci and eLearning programmes.

Grants and subsidies are awarded to projects and activities that foster interchange, promote bilateral and multilateral partnerships, foster trans-national mobility of individuals and promote quality in education and training systems throughout Europe.

The programme is built on four pillars, or sub-programmes:

These four pillars are joined by the ‘transversal programme’, which pursues 4 key activities:

More information can be found on the European Union websites at:

A database of completed European projects can be found at: