The European Projects Association (EPA) is a politically independent non-profit organization focused on research and development, innovation and internationalisation. The use of innovative information and communication technologies is a distinctive characteristic of the leading cooperation network dedicated to the European projects stakeholders. EPA supports the goals of organisations, experts and individuals with a complete set of tools and services that foster development, effective implementation and efficient dissemination of EU projects. Connecting the knowledge and experience of main stakeholders in EU project management EPA is recognised as an important actor at the European level.
EPA's broad range of products and services, developed in cooperation with the European Academy for education and social research, includes:
a professional network partners community (My Europa),
a project management system (Projects Factory),
a life long learning education system (European Projects Academy)
a news aggregation system collecting all the relevant EU related news (Europa News Centre),
a forum about all available funding opportunities to finance a project (Funds Forum),
an interactive job marketplace (Work in Projects),
a partner search and project results dissemination tool (ProjectShowroom),
an event promotion and registration management system
and many other utilities...
EPA headquarters are situated in Brussels, which makes it easier to represent its members and stay constantly up-to-date with new information, changes and challenges. The European Projects Association team is made up of dedicated, experienced and knowledgeable people, driven by the common aim of creating a unique resource centre in order to build a better Europe using European funding opportunities to finance development projects more efficiently.
By becoming a European Projects Association member, you gain a great deal of benefits such as a better understanding of the EU funds by exchanging best practices, a development of personal skills to prepare and manage successful projects and an access to information and higher education as well as the possibility to constantly interact with other organisations, professionals and what is most important with young motivated professionals that are the engine of a sustainable further development.
The European Project Association is investing in the future of Europe: 50% of the income generated by the memberships and members contribution is used to finance scholarships and trainingships for young enthusiastic professionals and good project ideas.