Promoting Youth Employment Grant Scheme (completed)

EU Funding: € 768,548 (total budget of grant projects implemented in Ordu-Giresun)

 

Duration: 12 months

 

Beneficiary: Ministry of Labour and Social Security

 

Overall Objective:

  • To create synergy among complementary activities of relevant actors; such as, local authorities, employees’ and employers’ organizations, universities, professional chambers, NGOs and companies (as associates) in promoting youth employment and entrepreneurship.
  • To support relevant actors; such as, local authorities, employees’ and employers’ organizations, universities, professional chambers, NGOs and companies (as associates) in implementing activities to promote youth employment and entrepreneurship.

 

Main Activities supported:

  • Delivering entrepreneurship trainings, business consultancy; financial guidance services for the young entrepreneurs;
  • Delivering training in professions/skills in line with the local labour market and economy needs;
  • Providing a second chance for the early school leavers and low qualified young people by delivering vocational trainings;
  • Promoting internship opportunities and job and vocational guidance services for the young people who are still at school;
  • Providing employment oriented courses for all young unemployed people; apprenticeship and on-job trainings; 
  • Designing early intervention programmes to ease the transition from school to work;
  • Strengthening cooperation between universities/schools and private sector, i.e. career days, common projects

 

Estimated Results:

  • Young people in generic skills trainings, in vocational courses, entrepreneurship courses, internship/apprenticeship programmes,
  • People having benefited from guidance and counselling services,
  • Cooperation models developed between universities and industry/sectors,
  • Established/improved career centres within universities,
  • Established graduate monitoring systems in order to monitor labour market performance of graduates, trainees, entrepreneurs, etc

 

 

 

Please see the list of the grant projects implemented under aforementioned program:

 

Applicant

Project Title

Project Budget

Grant Amount

Ordu Journalists Association

Let Our News Be Yours

293,660.13 EUR

264,294.12 EUR

Giresun Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Centre Of Continuous Education And Perfection For Youngsters' Employment

223,951.00 EUR

201,555.90 EUR

Giresun Business & Vital Solidarity Association

Project Of Supporting Employment Of Youth In Giresun

151,310.62 EUR

136,179.56 EUR

World Turkish Businessmen Foundation

Professional Office Employees Of The Future

185,020.55 EUR

166,518.49 EUR