Youth Exchange ”United in Dance"


Naturkultur e.V. lädt ein zu einer Internationalen Jugendbegegnung in Osterholz-Scharmbeck. Im September werden 35 junge Menschen aus 7 Ländern eine gemeinsame Zeit im Kulturhausverbringen und an einem Erasmus+-Projekt teilnehmen. Alle Infos findest Du hier in der nachfolgenden Beschreibung sowie auf der Webseite von Naturkultur. Bewerbungen sind bis zum 21. Juli 2021 möglich.


If learning about cultural diversity and different approaches to evaluating culture through tradition and dance sounds interesting you, then you should definitely apply to this youth exchange!

Dates : 15-24 September, 2021
Location : Osterholz-Scharmbeck, Lower Saxony, Germany

“United in Dance” is going to be a youth exchange which will include 35 young people and 8 group leaders from  7 different countries : Italy, Spain, Greece, Romania, Lithuania, North Macedonia and Germany.

The goals of the project are :

  • Creating a space for sharing  ideas, views and opinions  with young people from different cultures
  • Learning about cultural diversity and different approaches to evaluating culture through  traditions and dance
  • Encouraging and practicing  intercultural dialogue  and understanding of intercultural relations
  • Uniting young people  through research and learning about diversity and similarities
  • Giving space to young people for dialogue with young people from  different cultural backgrounds
  • Informing about  non formal learning opportunities  through the Erasmus + and ESC programs

All costs for accommodation and food are covered by the Erasmus + programs. Travel costs will be reimbursed up to € 180 for participants from Germany. We charge a € 40 participation fee!

If you want to read more details about the project, make sure to check out the Infopack .


Everybody participating on the exchange will take a PCR test before arriving to the venue, and the hygiene rules in the venue will follow the local laws at the time. You will be updated on the rules well in time before the exchange.

You can apply below if:

  • You are a  resident of Germany
  • You are  18-30 years old
  • You are  interested  in topics of intercultural dialogue, intercultural learning and/or dance
  • You are  willing  to be a part of multi cultural group
  • You are willing to show  initiative for learning  new dances, working with other young people
  • Are  motivated  to give your best when speaking English, you do not have to be fluent!

The project is hosted by us, NaturKultur e.V. Please note that only residents of Germany can apply through the official form. Others have to contact the  partner organizations  in their respective countries:

  • Greece – Youthfully Yours
  • Lithuania – Mano Europa
  • Spain – Proyecto Kieu
  • Italy – CET Platform
  • Romania – A.S.R.A.
  • North Macedonia – Youth Empowerment Association