SALTO Awards

Let’s recognise work well done and inspire young people, decision makers and applicants of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps to have a greater impact!

It is time to start nominating inspirational and quality projects to the SALTO Awards 2022! The nomination period for the SALTO Awards 2022 is open until Friday 30 September 2022.

Nominate your project(s) by 30 September 2022 HERE!

Quick facts about the SALTO Awards 2022: 

Projects we look for:

  • Are initiated and/or led by the young people or have young people involved in planning and implementing of activities in a substantial way
  • Stimulate youth engagement
  • Are related to the field of youth work
  • Are inclusive and enable digital transformation & participation
  • Promote solidarity and sustainability

Award categories this year:

  • Digital Transformation
  • Inclusion & Diversity
  • Media & Information Literacy
  • Solidarity & Volunteering
  • Youth Participation


  • 700€ prize money for the winners in each category
  • A place for the winner project in our Flagship Projects Collection
  • Project feature in the promotion of SALTO Awards winners on SALTO communication channels

Nominate a project if you are: 

  • A project member/participant – Individuals who have been part of or led any relevant projects
  • A National Agency – the National Agencies of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps
  • A Public institution & stakeholder – Public bodies (e.g local municipalities, youth centres, schools, etc) and decision makers who have implemented, funded or facilitated projects or processes
  • An organisation, movement and/or groups that have led projects on relevant topics

The SALTO Awards 2022 are co-organised by SALTO Participation & Information RC, SALTO European Solidarity Corps RC and SALTO Inclusion & Diversity RC.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact our Project Officer coordinating the Awards at

For more info about the SALTO Awards, visit


Watch the SALTO Awards 2021 Ceremony here.

The SALTO Awards 2021 were co-organised by SALTO Participation & Information RC and SALTO European Solidarity Corps RC.

Congratulations to the 148 projects from 38 different countries that were nominated for the SALTO Awards 2021!

Environment & Climate Action: 

Digital Transformation:

Media and Information Literacy:

Solidarity & Volunteering

Youth Participation

You can find more information about the nominated projects here.


You can watch the recording of the SALTO PI 2020 Awards online celebration here.

Media and Information Literacy:

Special mentions: Conspiracy Theory Club (ICELAND) and Young Digital Leaders (ROMANIA, BULGARIA, GREECE).

Promotion and Outreach:

Special mention to iPrepare (HUNGARY, CZECH REPUBLIC, ITALY).

Youth Participation:

Special mentions to Active Citizens Living European Values (EEE-YFU), AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, CZECH REPUBLIC, ESTONIA, GERMANY, ROMANIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN and to Young Decision Makers / Noored otsustajad (Eesti Noorteühenduste Liit (ENL), ESTONIA

Special prize for inclusion and diversity:

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