Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions 2021-2027 calls and application

Learn more about MSCA calls and application

01 September, 2022

Within Horizon Europe, the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) aim to support researchers from all over the world on their doctoral education and postdoctoral training. With a budget of €6.6 billion (2021-2027) the MSCA aim to support 65,000 researchers including 25,000 PhDs in four types of funding opportunities.

Doctoral Networks (DN) aim to implement doctoral programmes by partnering with organisations from different sectorsacross Europe and beyond (universities, research institutions, research infrastructures, business including SMEs). For students, the programme helps stimulate their creativity, enhance their innovation capacities and boost their employability in the long-term.

The selection procedure for Doctoral Network is open, transparent and merit-based. The 2022 call will recruit around 10 MSCA doctoral students.

The Post Doctoral Fellowship supports researchers’ careers and foster excellence in research. This deadline to apply is 14 September.

Staff Exchanges supports collaboration and staff exchange between existing research institutions.

Cofund provides support for an existing doctoral or dost-doctoral programme.

Title Opening date Deadline date
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - Doctoral Network 12 May 2022 15 November 2022
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - Postdoctoral Fellowships 12 May 2022 14 September 2022
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - Staff Exchanges 06 October 2022 8 March 2023
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - COFUND 11 October 2022 9 February 2023

To know more on Who and How to apply and how to manage your project, please consult the EC portal website and the Work Programme 2021-2022.

For any advice on MSCA, please contact Ingrid Haug