Apply to the Lifelong Learning Awards 2016

Apply to the Lifelong Learning Awards 2016

Deadline: August 31, 2016

The Lifelong Learning Platform has launched the Lifelong Learning Awards to celebrate creative and inclusive practices during its Lifelong Learning Week 2016. The aim of the Lifelong Learning Award is to give visibility to innovative practices taking place all over Europe in order to attract public attention on lifelong learning as well as to inspire new practices and policies. The Lifelong Learning Platform (LLL-P) will select each year its annual specific priority that can be linked to the European year if the theme is relevant.

In 2016, the Lifelong Learning Platform will focus on the first priority of its Lifelong Learning Manifesto: “Building inclusive and democratic educational systems”. This priority covers different important issues such as citizenship and global education, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, fighting prejudices and discrimination, educational institutions democratic governance and learner participation, learning mobility for all and the use of arts and culture to tackle social challenges and enhance personal development. The focus shall be placed on the creativity and inclusiveness of the initiatives more than on the specific topic.


  • Awards will be awarded to three outstanding initiatives during its Lifelong Learning Week 2016 to be held on October 10-13, 2016 in the European Parliament.


Your initiative should comply to the following:

  • Educational initiative, covering any educational sector (formal, non-formal or informal)
  • European initiative
  • An initiative using creative and inclusive learning methods with outstanding results and the potential to be replicated and/or of inspiring others.
  • The initiave shall enable citizens’ emancipation as a framework for personal development and well-being and citizens’ full participation in society in its civic, social and economic dimensions.

Application Process

Ensure to read Application guidelines.

For more information, visit LLL Awards.