ReMOVEit: Youth Exchange for Personal Development

Deadline: 1 December 2016
Open to: young people from the Netherlands, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Portugal, Bulgaria or Poland
Costs: food and accommodation provided, travel reimbursement up to 170 EUR, participation fee of 50EUR


The youth exchange project is organized by Olde Vechte foundation, a non-profit organization, based in Ommen, the Netherlands. Since 1966 it has been functioning as a training center with a long experience in non-formal education, personal development, coaching, social and cultural work, where body movement plays an essential role. The Foundation is open to everyone and its vision is to create a world that works for each one of us out love, care and cooperation.

ReMOVEit is about exploring and connecting to yourself through your body. In 12 days you will learn, play and experiment by moving on your own or together in multicultural group of young people from 9 countries. With less talking and more moving learning comes out of creativity and spontaneity. The idea behind this project is to create a playground for you to move, explore and enjoy.


  • 18-30 years old;
  • Coming from the Netherlands, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Portugal, Bulgaria or Poland;
  • Ready to communicate in simple English;
  • Excited to move with us (all that counts is your curiosity and enthusiasm, no need to be professional dancer,
    actor or athlete);
  • Motivated to spread your moves back in your country.


  • You will be reimbursed your travel expenses up to 170 EUR;
  • There is a 50 Euro participation fee for the Youth Exchange which you can pay from the reimbursement;
  • The group accommodation is provided, located in Ommen, a small city surrounded by nature. There are 12 sleeping rooms that can host 2 to 6 people. There is a wireless connection, a washing machine and a dryer that you can use. The house will be our home for the entire Exchange which means that we take care of it by ourselves (light household duties). Catering will be provided by the Foundation.

How to apply?

Please fill in the application online.

For more information please check the official call.

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