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News article4 October 2023Representation in Ireland1 min read

DiscoverEU: Applications are open for 36,000 young people born in 2005 to receive a free travel pass to explore Europe

The European Commission launched today the DiscoverEU programme autumn call, thanks to which 36,000 young people will receive a free travel pass to explore Europe.

The application round starts today at 12:00 CEST (11 am Irish times) and will end on Wednesday 18 October at 12:00 CEST (11 am Irish time).

To win a travel pass, young people are invited to apply on the European Youth Portal, answer five quiz questions and one tiebreaker question.

Successful applicants born between 1 January 2005 and 31 December 2005 will be able to travel in Europe for up to 30 days during the travel period 1 March 2024 and 31 May 2025.

The call is open to applicants from the European Union and the third countries associated to the Erasmus+ Programme i.e. Iceland, Liechtenstein, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia and Türkiye.

More information:

Full European Commission press release


Publication date
4 October 2023
Representation in Ireland