If you have an excellent scientific profile and a ground-breaking research projects in mind then a Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship (MSCA IF) or a European Research Council Grant (ERC) might be your next step. This training course has been specifically developed for young and ambitious researchers with no or limited previous experience in European funding.
What will you learn?
Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship (MSCA IF)
The course will provide you with solid understanding of the objectives, the policy context and the basic principles that make a successful Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship application. We will look in great detail through the evaluation criteria, Excellence, Impact and Implementation and provide you insights on best practices. At the end of the course you will have good understanding of what are the elements of a very competitive proposal.
European Research Council Grant (ERC)
ERC is a very competitive and prestigious fellowship that gives you the opportunity to accelerate your scientific career. Using the Instructions for applicants and the templates of the proposal we will explain how the ERC gatekeepers can be addressed and what steps you can take to have a competitive proposal. We will examine in detail the evaluation criteria and discuss the format of your B1 and B2. By the end of the course you will have a good understanding on how to interpret the evaluation criteria, how to design a competitive proposal and how to emphasise your potential as a PI and the ground-breaking nature of your research.
Registration is still open - for more information please visit the training's website: https://ied.eu/what-we-do/training-courses/msca-if-erc-grant-training/