With the bonus voucher, secure up to 500 Euros from the government now!
This education premium has been around since 2008, but the amount was increased significantly in 2010 and is now more attractive than ever. 50% of the course fees for professional training are reimbursed – up to a maximum of 500 Euros. Many employees and self-employed persons can now benefit from this offer.
The training bonus is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and by the EU’s European Social Fund.
Who is eligible for the Training Bonus?You are eligible for the training bonus if you:
- are looking for professional training,
- have had, in each of the last 2 years, an annual taxable income of up to € 20,000 / couples € 40,000.
- Work at least 15 hours per week as an employee or as a self-employed person.
What does the training bonus cover?With the bonus voucher, 50% of your training fees, up to a maximum of 500 Euros are covered by the state. An application for the bonus voucher can be made once every two calendar years in a fast and non-bureaucratic process.
In order to be able to take advantage of this attractive state subsidy, go first to a Berlitz language center near you.