Promoting Youth Employment Grant Scheme II


Program title: Promoting Youth Employment Grant Scheme II (completed)

EU Funding: € 462,903 (total budget of grant projects implemented in Ordu)

Duration: 12 months

Beneficiary: Ministry of Labour and Social Security

    Overall Objective:

  • To increase employability of young people,
  • To increase entrepreneurship skills of the young people,
  • To improve sustainable cooperation between relevant actors of labour demand and supply sides,
  • To ensure consistency between active labour market measures (ALMP) and demand of the economy particularly for the new investment areas,
  • To provide holistic services including profiling, orientation, training, consultancy, job experiences and matching services for promoting youth employment,
  • To ease the transition from school to work,

       Main Activities supported:

  • Improving vocational and generic skills and qualifications of young people in line with the eligible sectors
  • Improving the entrepreneurship skills and knowledge of young people to start up their own business in the eligible sectors
  • Increasing young people’s job experiences, occupational and career knowledge via internship, easy transition from school to work via high quality guidance and counselling services

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 in Ordu:



Project Title

Project Budget

Grant Amount

Kırklareli Vocational Training Center Directorate

Vocational Education Opens Windows For Opportunities