What happens if the conference cannot take place?

If the conference cannot take place due to restrictions related to Covid-19, the prize will result in great online visibility to the winners, a prize object will be sent by post and the winners will be invited to an online celebration and webinar to present their initiatives

Who can participate in the award?

The competition is targeted towards individuals, companies, public or private entities, professional groups, NGOs, civil society organisations, social partners, professionals and researchers.

Participants must live in one of the following countries: 27 Member States of the European Union, UK, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey.

Who or what is Job Bridge?

Job Bridge is a 2-year project co-funded by Erasmus+ Programme (Key Action 2 – Strategic Partnerships). Job Bridge aims to enhance the learning dimension of volunteering work through the development of a new approach to promote volunteering as a resource of personal and professional empowerment. The competences developed during the volunteering work will be validated by means of an innovative validation approach – the LEVEL5 system.

Who determines the winners?

From among the submissions received complete and in time, a pre-selection of nominated projects will be submitted to a jury. This independent jury, appointed by Job Bridge partners, will determine the projects that will receive the award. The jury will choose the best projects and decide on the winner.

No appeal is admissible against the jury’s decision.

Who are the organisers of the competition?

• BUPNET GmbH, Gottingen, Germany
• La Ligue De L’enseignement, Paris, France
• CATRO, Sofia, Bulgaria
• Lifelong Learning Platform, Brussels, Belgium
• CCUM, Rome, Italy
• Camara Oficial De Comercio, Industria Y Servicios De Caceres, Caceres, Spain
• Volunteering Matters, London, UK
• blinc eG, Gottingen, Germany

When will the award ceremony take place?

If the Corona-restrictions allow it,  the award ceremony will take place on November 3rd, 2020, in Brussels, Belgium.

Otherwise winners will be celebrated during a big virtual event!