WHO WE ARE

Founded by the Global Shapers Athens Hub, an initiative of the World Economic Forum, ReGeneration is the largest paid placement, professional, and personal development program challenging brain drain in Greece by fostering youth employability. 

Partnering directly with employers and academic institutions, ReGeneration is democratizing opportunity by actively connecting its graduates to meaningful career opportunities and re-engineering the mechanics between academic institutions and the labor market.


OUR VISION

Our vision is to democratize opportunity for Greek youth by catalyzing the up and re-skilling revolution in Greece, empowering the next generation of young professionals to thrive in the Globalization 4.0 era and dream of a better future.


OUR MISSION

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32 hours of soft skills training before placement

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80-250 hours of hard skills training on cutting-edge technology and developing sectors of the Greek economy, before placement

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25 hours of community service

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Mentoring by top executives 

Placement

Min 750 euros monthly gross salary

Min 6-month contract

In multinational, small and medium-sized companies and start-ups 

90% contract extension 

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GENERAL CYCLES

Applications for the general cycles open twice per year (March and September) for graduates from all academic backgrounds and institutions.

REGENERATION ACADEMY

ReGeneration Academy is the program’s targeted training hub aiming at bridging the gap between specific, high-demand sectors and adequately skilled candidates.

During the year, we implement 10+ Academies on cutting-edge technology and developing sectors of the Greek economy (Coding, Data Science, Digital Marketing, Tourism, Agroeconomy, Supply chain and Logistics, Sales, Customer Experience etc).

Find out more about ReGeneration Academy here.

OUR IMPACT TO DATE

1100
PLACEMENTS
400
HIRING COMPANIES
92%
retention rate
125.000
HOURS OF TRAINING
16.000
HOURS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE
8
NATIONAL AWARDS

PARTICIPATION PREREQUISITES

Individuals who meet all of the following 4 conditions can apply for ReGeneration:


Graduates

Graduates of Greek or foreign colleges of higher education (AEI / TEI /college), in all cognitive fields, with or without a postgraduate degree.

Young Professionals

Young Professionals up to 29 years old, as the program is aimed at graduates at the beginning of their careers.

Zero or limited work experience

Work experience of up to 3 years full time after completion of studies.

Extracurricular activities

Active participation in extracurricular activities (eg. volunteering, sports, entrepreneurship, artistic and any other non-academic activity).

HIRING COMPANIES

You can also see all hiring partners here.


If your company wishes to participate in the program by recruiting talented graduates, fill out an application here.