Offre de l'Agence Nationale pour l'Information des Jeunes


    DiscoverEU is an EU initiative that from 4 October 2023 12:00:00 (midday Brussels time) and 18 October 2023 at 12:00:00 (midday Brussels time) will be giving, for the eighth time, young people (18 years old) the opportunity to travel across Europe.


    Who can apply

    – young people who are 18 years old, born between 1 January 2005 (included) and 31 December 2005 (included);

    – be citizen or legal resident of one of the following countries:

    • 27 EU Member States: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden including its outermost regions French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, la Réunion, Mayotte, Saint-Martin, Azores, Madeira and Canary Islands;
    • The third countries associated to the Erasmus+ programme: Iceland, Liechtenstein, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, and Türkiye;
    • Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) associated with the European Union: Aruba, Bonaire, Curação, French Polynesia, French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Greenland, New Caledonia, Saba, Saint Barthélemy, Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Wallis et Futuna Islands;

    – applicants need to complete the correct identity card (ID) or passport or legal residence card number on the online application form.


    How to apply

    – fill in your ID, passport or legal residence number on the online application form;

    – start your journey in any of the countries eligible for DiscoverEU;

    – plan to travel from 1 day and up to 30 days;

    – plan to travel between 1 March 2024 (first departure date) and 31 May 2025 (last return date);

    -note that if you have a disability or a health problem that makes your travel challenging, you will receive assistance and support to help you take part in the action. Check the FAQ C.13 to know more.

    – plan to travel to at least one foreign country eligible for DiscoverEU which is different from the country of departure;

    – be willing to become a DiscoverEU Ambassador and report back on your travel experiences, for example through social media tools like Instagram, Facebook or Twitter using #DiscoverEU (but you can also give a presentation at your school or at your local community).

    Entrants can apply as individuals or as a group of maximum 5 people. For groups, a group leader should be appointed.

    The group leader fills in the application form and participates in the quiz and subsidiary question. S/He will receive a code when submitting the application, which s/he should then communicate to the group members to allow their registration. Based on the code provided by the group leader, the remaining group members can then register online, and fill in their personal data. All members of the group need to be 18 years old as well and have a legal residence in one of the DiscoverEU eligible countries.




    Must be submitted through the European Youth Portal.

    Applicants will have to answer 5 multiple choice quiz questions and 1 subsidiary question.

    Selected applicants will be entitled to a travel pass worth EUR 273.35 Travel will only be in 2nd class.

    Selected participants will have access to a mobile application finding suggestions to plan their journey and receive a DiscoverEU digital discount card for a range of reductions and benefits all over the Erasmus+ programme countries.

    Young people with special needs are welcome to participate in DiscoverEU, they will receive assistance and support.


    Deadline: 18 October 2023, 12:00 noon CET.


    Find out more


    Join #DiscoverEU Facebook Group to follow the travellers’ adventures.