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Training Overview

Vocal Europe , – a Brussels based Think Tank, has been training young professionals via structured trainings and mentorship programs to empower them with competences that would facilitate their access to the job market. In that respect, a professional training on EU Proposal Development and Project Management Training is being offered in cooperation with Science 14.

The training aims at providing a thorough understanding of the EU Grants, and will allow the participants to acquire the theoretical and practical fundamentals of project management.

At the end of the training, the newly trained Project Officer will be able to

  • comprehend how the EU Grants function
  • work in the frame of funded projects of EU and non-EU calls
  • will be able to write winning project proposals and to get serious budget
  • implement and monitor project activities, budget, time schedules and work packages

The training will aim at teaching the participants the skills and knowledge that can allow them to apply for the following positions:

  • Project Officer
  • Project Assistant
  • Junior Project Manager
  • Project administrator
  • Project proposal writer

Target Audience

The training is designed for members of the universities, research institutes, private sector, SMEs, NGOs, students and individuals who are interested in deepening their expertise on the fundamentals of bid writing for project calls funded by the EU and other tenders.


The training will take place on 24 July 2020   25 July 2020.


21 July 2020


Registration is now open for participants who wish to attend the training. Due to limited seats available, you are encouraged to CLICK HERE for registration. Once we receive your registration, we will send you all the details to complete your registration.


400 Euros

Training Content

The training lasts for 8 consecutive hours. The agenda for this event is shown below:

Day I

How to Write Successful Project Proposal

Time slot Topic
11:00 ÷ 12:00 How to generate ideas for project proposals
12:00 ÷ 13:00 How to write Excellence section
13:00 ÷ 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 ÷ 15:00 How to write Impact section
15:00 ÷ 16:00 How to write Implementation section


Day II

How to Successfully Implement and Manage EU Projects

Time slot Topic
11:00 ÷ 12:00 Grant agreement preparation phase
12:00 ÷ 13:00 Key challenges during Project implementation (Kick-off meeting, Mid-term review meeting)
13:00 ÷ 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 ÷ 15:30 Project reporting (technical, financial, audit, continuous reporting)
15:30 ÷ 16:00 Life of the project after its completion



Upon the completion of all parts the training, the participants will receive an official certificate of attendance signed by Mr Henri Malosse30th President of European Economic and Social Committee.


This training also provides participants with the opportunity to do a three-month traineeship at Vocal Europe. By the end of the training, two participants will receive a traineeship offer. The selection will be made based on their performance during the training.


Prof. Goran Stojanovic


The training will take place via ZOOM, for which each participant will receive a link from Vocal Europe to have access to the platform.


PLEASE NOTE: The working language is English.