The Servei d'Ocupació de Catalunya - SOC (labour service of Catalonia) coordinates and subsidizes international exchange programs and cover language course, cultural program, accommodation during the whole placement and remuneration.

Participants will receive from SOC a monthly scholarship of 350€ for the first month and 450€ for the rest of the stay, to defray the expenses produced by food and public transport. The accommodation will be paid by the region.

* The scholarship amount is indexed to the cost of living in the country of destination.

Participants will be half board accommodated (breakfast and dinner) in host families the first month, and will be in residences or shared flats with single rooms during the internship (a 150€ deposit is required).

Language training:
The language formation includes 80h of Spanish course (Monday to Friday, from 9.30 to 13.30) and 20h of catalan introduction (Monday to Friday, from 14.30 to 15.30).

Cultural and social activities:
Cultural activities are provided by the school of language. The attendance to the course and 2 cultural social activities per week is mandatory.

Required documentation:
Copies of the European Health Insurance Card; Passport or national identification card; certificates of studies; CV in Spanish; and 2 passport-size photographs.

All the participants must have the European Health Insurance Card from the organization of their country before comming, or a private insurance. Eurodyssey programme doesn´t include holidays.

COVID-19 :
Due to the situation caused by the COVID 19 crisis, Catalonia has decided to postpone the hosting of young trainees within the Eurodyssey programme, until the year 2021.


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15 June 2013 15 December 2013
02 November 2013 04 May 2014
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