European Commission Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships
Call for Applicants for MSCA-IF 2020
The European Commission has now opened the 2020 Call for Proposals for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships. The goal of the Individual Fellowships is to enhance the creative and innovative potential of experienced researchers, wishing to diversify individual competence in terms of skill acquisition through advanced training, international and intersectoral mobility.
The Oxford School of Global and Area Studies will select and support excellent experienced researchers of any nationality and age, which comply with MSCA mobility rules.
Those who are interested to apply for this scheme should note the following OSGA internal application procedure:
By 24th June (deadline extended on 10th June 2020), please send to firstname.lastname@example.org (indicating in the subject line your name and "MSCA IF 2020")
- a personal statement, where they specify the type of action, their eligibility to the action in the light of call rules, the name of a potential supervisor in the School; the name of organisation hosting the secondment and/or the out-going phase (where relevant), project duration.
- an abstract of your proposal (max. 2,000 characters, with spaces) to clearly explain: the objectives of the proposal, how they will be achieved and their relevance to the Work Programme;
- a copy of your CV prepared according to the Marie-Curie Individual Fellowship guidelines (Part B-2 page 42, Guide for Applicant).
- the first draft of your proposal (that should consist of Part B1 of the standard proposal template),
By the end of June 2020, the candidates will be informed of the outcome.
By 10th July 2020, the shortlisted candidates for the OSGA’s support need to send to email@example.com their complete proposals, including Part A, B and B1 (please, send pdf file).
By 20th August 2020 complete your complete application on the EC portal but do not submit via the online system. Because of the formal institutional approval is required both from the Head of School and from an administrative officer on behalf of the host institution, OSGA will formally approve the applications and submit them to the University’s Research Services Office for the approval. The University Research Services will inform the candidates when the application is approved and the application can then be submitted via the EU Portal.
Requests for further information are welcome. Please, contact Francesca Tucci – OSGA’s Research Officer (firstname.lastname@example.org).